Events in year of 1066

  • 01-06King Harald of England crowned
  • 02-28Westminster Abbey opens
  • 09-21Battle at Fulford: Norway King Harald III Hardrada beats British militia
  • 09-25Battle of Stampford Bridge King Harold Godwinson II of England, beaten by his brother King Harold Hardrada of Norway
  • 09-28William the Conqueror troops sail to England
  • 09-29William the Conqueror invade England
  • 10-14Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
  • 12-25William the Conqueror, crowned King of England

People born in year of 1066

    No particular people born in year of 1066.

    People died in year of 1066

    • 01-05Edward de Belijder [the Confessor]: King of England (1043-66)
    • 09-25Harald III Hardrada: King of Norway (1047-66), dies in battle at 51
    • 10-14Harold II: King of England (1066)

    Events in year of 1067

    • 09-01Boudouin VI becomes Earl of Flanders

    People born in year of 1067

      No particular people born in year of 1067.

      People died in year of 1067

      • 09-01Boudouin V: Earl of Flanders / guardian of King of France