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Index 1020

Year 1020 (MXX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. [1]

81 relations: Al-Mu'ayyad Ahmad, Al-Sijzi, Almodis de la Marche, Architect, August 16, Bagratid Armenia, Basil Boioannes, Beatrice of Lorraine, Bernard I, Count of Besalú, Bernard of Menthon, Bouchard II of Montmorency, Byzantine Empire, Cnut the Great, Cosmology, County of Burgundy, Dattus, Diocese of Canterbury, Duchy of Bavaria, Duchy of Saxony, Earl of Hereford, Einar Sigurdsson, Eunuch, Ferdowsi, Filarete of Calabria, Gagik I of Armenia, Gerald I, Count of Armagnac, Gojslav of Croatia, Guo Xi, Hallvard Vebjørnsson, Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor, Imam, Julian calendar, June 12, June 15, Jure uxoris, Kievan Rus', Kingdom of Croatia (925–1102), Kingdom of England, Kingdom of Italy (Holy Roman Empire), Landscape painting, Leap year starting on Friday, Leif Erikson, Lyfing (Archbishop of Canterbury), Maria of Gaeta, Mathematician, Melus of Bari, Nobility, Osbern Giffard, Otto of Nordheim, Pandulf IV of Capua, ..., Persian literature, Priest, Radim Gaudentius, Regent, Robert II of France, Roman numerals, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Scientist, Stephen I, Count of Troyes, Su Song, Trdat the Architect, Troia, Apulia, Vikings, Vladimir of Novgorod, William Busac, William FitzOsbern, 1st Earl of Hereford, William I, Count of Burgundy, Wulfhild of Norway, Zhang Zai, Zhou Huaizheng, 1052, 1071, 1076, 1077, 1081, 1087, 1101, 940, 944, 970, 975. Expand index (31 more) »

Al-Mu'ayyad Ahmad

Al-Mu'ayyad Ahmad (944 - 1020) was an imam of the Zaydiyyah sect.

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Abu Sa'id Ahmed ibn Mohammed ibn Abd al-Jalil al-Sijzi (c. 945 - c. 1020, also known as al-Sinjari and al-Sijazi; ابوسعید سجزی; Al-Sijzi is short for "Al-Sijistani") was an Iranian Muslim astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer.

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Almodis de la Marche

Almodis de la Marche (1020 – 16 October 1071) was a French noble.

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An architect is a person who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings.

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August 16

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Bagratid Armenia

The Bagratid Kingdom of Armenia, also known as Bagratid Armenia (Բագրատունյաց Հայաստան Bagratunyats Hayastan or Բագրատունիների թագավորություն, Bagratunineri t’agavorut’yun, "kingdom of the Bagratunis"), was an independent state established by Ashot I Bagratuni in the early 880s following nearly two centuries of foreign domination of Greater Armenia under Arab Umayyad and Abbasid rule.

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Basil Boioannes

Basil Boioannes (Βασίλειος Βοϊωάννης), called Bugiano in Italian, was the Byzantine catapan of Italy (1017 - 1027) and one of the greatest Byzantine generals of his time. His accomplishments enabled the Empire to reestablish itself as a major force in southern Italy after centuries of decline. Yet, the Norman adventurers introduced into the power structure of the Mezzogiorno would be the eventual beneficiaries.

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Beatrice of Lorraine

Beatrice of Bar (also Beatrix) (c. 102018 April 1076) was a stateswoman and marchioness of Tuscany by marriage to Boniface III of Tuscany, and Regent of Tuscany from 1052 until her death during the minority of and in co-regency with her daughter Matilda.

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Bernard I, Count of Besalú

Bernard I (died 1020), called Taillefer (Bernat Tallaferro), was the Count of Besalú in Catalonia from 988 until his death.

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Bernard of Menthon

Saint Bernard of Menthon, C.R.S.A., (or Bernard of Montjoux) was the founder of the famed hospice and monastery which has served travelers for nearly a millennium as a refuge in the most dangerous part of the Swiss Alps.

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Bouchard II of Montmorency

Bouchard II (975-1020) le Barbu (the Bearded), was Lord of Montmorency.

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Byzantine Empire

The Byzantine Empire, also referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire and Byzantium, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in its eastern provinces during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, when its capital city was Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, which had been founded as Byzantium).

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Cnut the Great

Cnut the GreatBolton, The Empire of Cnut the Great: Conquest and the Consolidation of Power in Northern Europe in the Early Eleventh Century (Leiden, 2009) (Cnut se Micela, Knútr inn ríki. Retrieved 21 January 2016. – 12 November 1035), also known as Canute—whose father was Sweyn Forkbeard (which gave him the patronym Sweynsson, Sveinsson)—was King of Denmark, England and Norway; together often referred to as the North Sea Empire.

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Cosmology (from the Greek κόσμος, kosmos "world" and -λογία, -logia "study of") is the study of the origin, evolution, and eventual fate of the universe.

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County of Burgundy

The Free County of Burgundy (Franche Comté de Bourgogne; Freigrafschaft Burgund) was a medieval county (from 982 to 1678) of the Holy Roman Empire, within the modern region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, whose very name is still reminiscent of the title of its count: Freigraf ('free count', denoting imperial immediacy, or franc comte in French, hence the term franc(he) comté for his feudal principality).

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Dattus (or Datto) was a Lombard leader from Bari, the brother-in-law of Melus of Bari.

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Diocese of Canterbury

The Diocese of Canterbury is a Church of England diocese covering eastern Kent which was founded by St. Augustine of Canterbury in 597.

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Duchy of Bavaria

The Duchy of Bavaria (German: Herzogtum Bayern) was, from the sixth through the eighth century, a frontier region in the southeastern part of the Merovingian kingdom.

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Duchy of Saxony

The Duchy of Saxony (Hartogdom Sassen, Herzogtum Sachsen) was originally the area settled by the Saxons in the late Early Middle Ages, when they were subdued by Charlemagne during the Saxon Wars from 772 and incorporated into the Carolingian Empire (Francia) by 804.

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Earl of Hereford

The title of Earl of Hereford was created six times in the Peerage of England.

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Einar Sigurdsson

Einar Sigurdsson (died 1020), also called Einarr rangmunnr Sigurðarson or Einar Wry-Mouth, was a son of Sigurd Hlodvirsson.

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The term eunuch (εὐνοῦχος) generally refers to a man who has been castrated, typically early enough in his life for this change to have major hormonal consequences.

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Abu ʾl-Qasim Firdowsi Tusi (c. 940–1020), or Ferdowsi (also transliterated as Firdawsi, Firdusi, Firdosi, Firdausi) was a Persian poet and the author of Shahnameh ("Book of Kings"), which is the world's longest epic poem created by a single poet, and the national epic of Greater Iran.

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Filarete of Calabria

Saint Filarete of Calabria (also the gardener) (c. 1020 – 1070) he was born in Palermo in 1020, into a family of Calabrian origin deported to Sicily by the Saracens, and subsequently released.

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Gagik I of Armenia

Gagik I (Գագիկ Ա) was the king of Armenia who reigned between 989 and c. 1017/20, under whom Bagratid Armenia reached its height, and "enjoyed the accustomed experience of unbroken peace and prosperity.".

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Gerald I, Count of Armagnac

Gerald I Trancaleon (also spelled Guiraut or, in French, Géraud Trancaléon or Tranche-Lion) (died 1020) was the Count of Armagnac from 995 until his death.

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Gojslav of Croatia

Gojslav was a monarch who co-ruled the Kingdom of Croatia with his brother Krešimir III from 1000 to his death in 1020.

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Guo Xi

Guo Xi (1020 – c. 1090)Barnhart: Page 372.

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Hallvard Vebjørnsson

Hallvard Vebjørnsson (Hallvard Den Hellige) (1020 – 1043), commonly referred to as Saint Hallvard (Sankt Hallvard), was the patron saint of Oslo.

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Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor

Henry II (Heinrich II; Enrico II) (6 May 973 – 13 July 1024), also known as Saint Henry, Obl. S. B., was Holy Roman Emperor ("Romanorum Imperator") from 1014 until his death in 1024 and the last member of the Ottonian dynasty of Emperors as he had no children.

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Imam (إمام; plural: أئمة) is an Islamic leadership position.

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Julian calendar

The Julian calendar, proposed by Julius Caesar in 46 BC (708 AUC), was a reform of the Roman calendar.

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June 12

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June 15

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Jure uxoris

Jure uxoris is a Latin phrase meaning "by right of (his) wife".

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Kievan Rus'

Kievan Rus' (Рѹ́сь, Рѹ́сьскаѧ землѧ, Rus(s)ia, Ruscia, Ruzzia, Rut(h)enia) was a loose federationJohn Channon & Robert Hudson, Penguin Historical Atlas of Russia (Penguin, 1995), p.16.

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Kingdom of Croatia (925–1102)

The Kingdom of Croatia (Regnum Croatiae; Kraljevina Hrvatska, Hrvatsko Kraljevstvo) was a medieval kingdom in Central Europe comprising most of what is today Croatia (without western Istria and some Dalmatian coastal cities), as well as most of the modern-day Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Kingdom of England

The Kingdom of England (French: Royaume d'Angleterre; Danish: Kongeriget England; German: Königreich England) was a sovereign state on the island of Great Britain from the 10th century—when it emerged from various Anglo-Saxon kingdoms—until 1707, when it united with Scotland to form the Kingdom of Great Britain.

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Kingdom of Italy (Holy Roman Empire)

The Kingdom of Italy (Latin: Regnum Italiae or Regnum Italicum, Italian: Regno d'Italia) was one of the constituent kingdoms of the Holy Roman Empire, along with the kingdoms of Germany, Bohemia, and Burgundy.

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Landscape painting

Landscape painting, also known as landscape art, is the depiction of landscapes in art – natural scenery such as mountains, valleys, trees, rivers, and forests, especially where the main subject is a wide view – with its elements arranged into a coherent composition.

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Leap year starting on Friday

A leap year starting on Friday is any year with 366 days (i.e. it includes 29 February) that begins on Friday 1 January and ends on Saturday 31 December.

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Leif Erikson

Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson (970 – c. 1020) was a Norse explorer from Iceland.

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Lyfing (Archbishop of Canterbury)

Lyfing (died 12 June 1020) was an Anglo-Saxon Bishop of Wells and Archbishop of Canterbury.

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Maria of Gaeta

Maria of Gaeta (born 1020) was an Italian regent, countess of Aquino by marriage and regent of the Duchy of Gaeta for her son in 1062–65.

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A mathematician is someone who uses an extensive knowledge of mathematics in his or her work, typically to solve mathematical problems.

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Melus of Bari

Melus (also Milus or Meles, Melo in Italian) (died 1020) was a Lombard nobleman from the Apulian town of Bari, whose ambition to carve for himself an autonomous territory from the Byzantine catapanate of Italy in the early eleventh century inadvertently sparked the Norman presence in Southern Italy.

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Nobility is a social class in aristocracy, normally ranked immediately under royalty, that possesses more acknowledged privileges and higher social status than most other classes in a society and with membership thereof typically being hereditary.

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Osbern Giffard

Osbern (or Osborne) Giffard (c. 1020, Longueville-le-Giffard, Duchy of Normandy (now Longueville-sur-Scie, France) – c. 1085 Brimpsfield, Gloucestershire) was one of the knights who invaded England in 1066 under William the Conqueror.

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Otto of Nordheim

Otto of Nordheim (c. 1020 – 11 January 1083) was Duke of Bavaria (as Otto II) from 1061 until 1070.

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Pandulf IV of Capua

Pandulf IV (died 1049/50) was the Prince of Capua on three separate occasions.

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Persian literature

Persian literature (ادبیات فارسی adabiyāt-e fārsi), comprises oral compositions and written texts in the Persian language and it is one of the world's oldest literatures.

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A priest or priestess (feminine) is a religious leader authorized to perform the sacred rituals of a religion, especially as a mediatory agent between humans and one or more deities.

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Radim Gaudentius

Radim Gaudentius (Svatý Radim, Radzim Gaudenty) (c. 970 – c. 1020) was Archbishop of Gniezno and the first Polish archbishop.

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A regent (from the Latin regens: ruling, governing) is a person appointed to govern a state because the monarch is a minor, is absent or is incapacitated.

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Robert II of France

Robert II (27 March 972 – 20 July 1031), called the Pious (le Pieux) or the Wise (le Sage), was King of the Franks from 996 until his death.

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Roman numerals

The numeric system represented by Roman numerals originated in ancient Rome and remained the usual way of writing numbers throughout Europe well into the Late Middle Ages.

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Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France.

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A scientist is a person engaging in a systematic activity to acquire knowledge that describes and predicts the natural world.

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Stephen I, Count of Troyes

Stephen I of Vermandois (died 1020) was the seventh Count of Meaux, in the Champagne region of modern-day France, after his father Herbert of Vermandois.

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Su Song

Su Song (courtesy name: Zirong 子容) (1020–1101 AD) was a renowned Hokkien polymath who was described as a scientist, mathematician, statesman, astronomer, cartographer, horologist, medical doctor, pharmacologist, mineralogist, zoologist, botanist, mechanical and architectural engineer, poet, antiquarian, and ambassador of the Song Dynasty (960–1279).

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Trdat the Architect

Trdat the Architect (Տրդատ ճարտարապետ, circa 940s – 1020; Tiridates) was the chief architect of the Bagratid kings of Armenia, and most notable for his design of the cathedral at Ani and his reconstruction of the dome of Hagia Sophia in Constantinople.

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Troia, Apulia

Troia (translit or Aikai or Ece; Aecae or Æcæ; Pugliese: Troië; also formerly Troja) is a town and comune in the province of Foggia and region of Apulia in southern Italy.

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Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.

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Vladimir of Novgorod

Vladimir Yaroslavich (Владимир Ярославич, Old Norse Valdamarr Jarizleifsson; 1020 – October 4, 1052) reigned as prince of Novgorod from 1036 until his death.

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William Busac

William Busac (1020-1076), son of William I, Count of Eu, and his wife Lesceline.

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William FitzOsbern, 1st Earl of Hereford

William FitzOsbern (c. 1020 – 22 February 1071), Lord of Breteuil, in Normandy, was a relative and close counsellor of William the Conqueror and one of the great magnates of early Norman England.

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William I, Count of Burgundy

William I (1020 – 12 November 1087), called the Great (le Grand or Tête Hardie, "the Stubborn"), was Count of Burgundy from 1057 to 1087 and Mâcon from 1078 to 1087.

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Wulfhild of Norway

Wulfhild of Norway (1020 – 24 May 1071), Old West Norse: Úlfhildr Ólafsdóttir, Swedish: Ulfhild Olofsdotter, was a Norwegian princess, and a duchess of Saxony by marriage to Ordulf, Duke of Saxony.

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Zhang Zai

Zhang Zai (1020–1077) was a Chinese Neo-Confucian moral philosopher and cosmologist.

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Zhou Huaizheng

Zhou Huaizheng (died 16 August 1020) was a powerful Song dynasty palace eunuch during Emperor Zhenzong's reign.

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Year 1052 (MLII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1071 (MLXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1076 (MLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1077 (MLXXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1081 (MLXXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1087 (MLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 1101 (MCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 940 (CMXL) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 944 (CMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 970 (CMLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Year 975 (CMLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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