Calendar overview 1102
Vitale Michiel I.
dies after a six-year
becomes 34th Doge of
the Republic of Venice .
|1102 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||550/551 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1645/46 (southern Buddhism); 1644/45 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||63rd (64th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||464/465 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||480/481 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||495/496 (October 14/15)|
|Jewish calendar||4862/63 (September 14/15)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1412/13 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1413/14 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1158/59 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- May 17 : In the second battle of Ramla , the Fatimids under al-Afdal Shahanshah defeat an outnumbered army of crusaders under Baldwin I , king of Jerusalem . Baldwin can escape superiority. However, the Egyptians fail to use the victory on the battlefield to march on the barely defended Jerusalem . Instead, they turn to Jaffa and stay in front of the city until the arrival of a fleet with German and French crusaders on May 27th enables Baldwin to force the Fatimid army to retreat to Ashkelon in the event of a failure to seize the Fatimid camp.
- The cities of Arsur and Caesarea are conquered by Baldwin of Jerusalem.
- Raymond IV of Toulouse conquered the city of Tartosa with the remaining army of the crusade of 1101 and Genoese help . The city becomes an independent feudal lordship within the later county of Tripoli .
Eastern Europe and the Balkans
- Coronation of Koloman of Hungary as Croatian king; Personal union between the kingdoms of Hungary and Croatia
- Zbigniew becomes Co-Duke of Poland (in Greater Poland , Kujawia and Mazovia ).
Republic of Venice
- The Almoravids conquer Valencia and advance to Saragossa. The Hudids are the last small Moorish kingdom to resist the Almoravid expansion.
First documentary mentions
- First documentary mention of Berchtesgaden , Elchesheim , Idstein , Ilsfeld , Lörrach , Oberwil , Pratteln , Rünenberg and Soyhières
- Bleichstetten , the oldest district of St. Johann in Baden-Württemberg , is first mentioned in a document.
Date of birth saved
Exact date of birth unknown
- Roger de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Warwick , English nobleman († 1153 )
- Klængur Þorsteinsson , Bishop of Skálholt in southern Iceland († 1176 )
- Nerses IV. Schnorhali , Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia († 1173 )
- Peter of Tarentaise , Cistercian Abbot and Bishop († 1174 )
- Tala'i ibn Ruzzik , vizier of the Fatimids († 1161 )
Date of death secured
- March 18 : Aribo II , Count Palatine of Bavaria (* around 1024 )
- May 18 : Hugo VI. von Lusignan , Count of La Marche, participant in the 1st Crusade and the Crusade of 1101 (* around 1039 )
- May 18 : Stephan of Burgundy , Count of Burgundy, Mâcon and Vienne, Étiennette von Longwy-Metz, participant in the 1st Crusade (* 1065 )
- May 19 : Stephan II , Count of Blois, Chartres, Châteaudun, Sancerre and Meaux, participant in the 1st Crusade and the Crusade of 1101 (* around 1045 )
- June 4th : Władysław I. Herman , Duke of Poland (* around 1043 )
- June 11 : Rupert , Bishop of Bamberg
- June 17th : Hartwig von Spanheim , Archbishop of Magdeburg
- June 22nd : Albert III. , Count of Namur, Vogt of Saint Aubian, Stablo and Malmedy (* before 1035)
- September 11th : Ermengol V , Count of Urgell
Exact date of death unknown
- Felizia of Sicily , Queen of Hungary
- Kerboga , Atabeg of Mosul at the time of the First Crusade
- Khön Könchog Gyalpo , founder of the Sakya tradition of Tibetan Buddhism (* 1034 )
- Vitale Michiel I , 33rd Doge of Venice
- Odo the Red , Duke of Burgundy and participant in the crusade of 1101 (* around 1058 )
- Raoul II. De Tosny , Anglo-Norman baron (* before 1040)
- Theodoricus , antipope
- Vitale Michiel I , Doge of Venice