Calendar overview 1064
|St. Michael Abbey near Siegburg is completed.|
|1064 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||512/513 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1607/08 (southern Buddhism); 1606/07 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||62nd (63rd) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||426/427 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||442/443 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||456/457 (December 12/13)|
|Jewish calendar||4824/25 (13-14 September)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1374/75 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1375/76 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1120/21 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- The city of Coimbra is taken from the Moors by the warriors of Ferdinand I , ruler of the Kingdom of Castile , in the era of the Reconquista . All Muslims are expelled across the Mondego River .
- King Sancho I of Aragón conquers the Muslim city of Barbastro from the Emir of Saragossa . At the behest of Pope Alexander II, he was supported by a Frankish army under William VIII of Aquitaine . The campaign is seen as the forerunner of the crusades.
- Seljuk Turks advance into Anatolia and conquer Caesarea Mazaka and Ani . Beginning of the Turkish incursions into Anatolia.
First documentary mentions
- The first documented mention of Birrenlauf (now Schinznach-Bad ), Brugg , Frick , Gersau , Hermetschwil , Meggen (Canton Lucerne) , Remigen , Thalheim and Ötlingen
- Drom Tönpa , Tibetan monastery founder (* around 1005 )
- Nagtsho Lotsawa Tshälthrim Gyelwa , Tibetan translator (* 1011 )