Calendar overview 1060
of Andreas I. ...
Béla I becomes
King of Hungary.
|1060 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||508/509 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1603/04 (southern Buddhism); 1602/03 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||62nd (63rd) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||422/423 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||438/439 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||451/452 (February 5-6)|
|Jewish calendar||4820/21 (August 28/29)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1370/71 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1371/72 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1116/17 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
Norman conquest of southern Italy
- August 4th : With the death of his father Heinrich I , Philip I , who was crowned co-king the previous year, becomes sole ruler of France . The reign of the minor king is taken over by his mother Anna of Kiev and his uncle Baldwin V of Flanders .
- After Otto's death , his wife Adelheid took over the reign of the underage son Peter I in the county of Savoy .
Central and Northern Europe
- Béla I defeats his brother Andreas I in two battles and takes over the Hungarian royal crown after his death .
- With the death of Emund the Old, the male line of the Ynglingers on the Swedish royal throne expires , as his only son Anund died in 1056 . Stenkil Ragnvaldsson , who married Emund's daughter, is elected King of Sweden by the Svear .
- around 1060: The Gunthertuch is created.
Exact date of birth unknown
- Duncan II , King of Scotland († 1094 )
- Fujiwara no Mototoshi , Japanese poet († 1142 )
- Konstantios Dukas , Byzantine co-emperor and pretender to the throne († 1081 )
- Odo of Cambrai , Bishop of Cambrai († 1113 )
Born around 1060
- Godfrey of Bouillon , leader of the First Crusade, first regent of the Kingdom of Jerusalem († 1100 )
- Ranulf Flambard , Lord Chancellor of England and Bishop of Durham († 1128 )
- Lamberto Scannabecchi, under the name Honorius II Pope († 1130 )
- Humbert the Strong , Count of Savoy († 1103 )
- Bertrada von Montfort , wife of Fulko IV , Count of Anjou, second wife of the French King Philip I († 1117 )
Date of death secured
- April 8 : Baldwin , Archbishop of Salzburg (* around 1000 )
- May 12th : Mathilde von Schwaben , Duchess of Swabia (* 1048 )
- July 16 : Tschaghri Beg , Seljuk general (* 989 )
- July 29th : Heinrich I , Count Palatine of Lorraine
- August 4th : Henry I , King of France (* 1008 )
- October 8th : Hugo V. von Lusignan , French nobleman, lord of Lusignan and lord of Couhé
- October 18 : Al-Basasiri , Turkish general of the Abbasids
- December 2nd : Gebhard III. , Bishop of Regensburg
Exact date of death unknown
- Achimaats ben Paltiel , Jewish liturgical poet and chronicler (* 1017 )
- Andrew I , King of Hungary (* 1015 )
- Emund the Old , King of Sweden
- Ida , Abbess of the St. Maria Monastery in Cologne
- Otto , Count of Savoy (* around 1030 )