1037 facts for kids

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1000s  1010s  1020s  – 1030s –  1040s  1050s  1060s
Years: 1034 1035 103610371038 1039 1040


Year 1037 (MXXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events

By place

Europe

  • Construction of the Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev is ended.
  • Ferdinand I becomes the king of Castile and Leon.
  • Harold I takes control of the crown of England from his half-brother Harthacanute.
  • George Maniaces begins a war against the Arabs in Sicily.

Asia


Births

  • Su Dongpo, Chinese poet (d. 1101)

Deaths

  • March 16 – Robert I, Archbishop of Rouen
  • September 4 – King Bermudo III of León (b. 1010)
  • Avicenna, Persian physician, philosopher, and scientist (b. 980)
  • Duke Boleslaus III of Bohemia

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