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Heads of State · Nekrolog

Clement II's regalia in the Bamberg Diocesan Museum
Pope Clement II becomes the first reform pope .
1046 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 494/495 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1038/39
Buddhist calendar 1589/90 (southern Buddhism); 1588/89 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 62nd (63rd) cycle

Year of the Fire Dog丙戌 ( at the beginning of the year Wood Rooster 乙酉)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 408/409 (turn of the year April)
Iranian calendar 424/425 (around March 21)
Islamic calendar 437/438 (July 7th / 8th)
Jewish calendar 4806/07 (September 3-4)
Coptic calendar 762/763
Malayalam calendar 221/222
Seleucid era Babylon: 1356/57 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 1357/58 (turn of the year October)

Spanish era 1084
Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1102/03 (turn of the year April)


Politics and world events

Holy Roman Empire and Papacy

Pope Clement II, statue in Hornburg


The blinding of Peter of Hungary, depiction from the Chronicon Pictum , 14th century.
  • Andreas and his brother Levente from the Arpad family return to Hungary from their exile with the Kievan Rus . With the help of the pagan nobles, they take the only with the support of the German King Heinrich III. ruling Peter Orseolo and blind him together with his sons. Peter dies a little later from his injuries. Andrew becomes King of Hungary .

Iberian Peninsula

City rights and first documentary mentions


  • The Islamic religious scholar Ibn Yasin begins to proclaim his Orthodox Sunni teachings among the Berbers in the western Sahara.


Exact date of birth unknown

Born around 1046


Date of death secured

Exact date of death unknown

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