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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1010s  1020s  1030s  – 1040s –  1050s  1060s  1070s
Years: 1046 1047 104810491050 1051 1052

Year 1049 (MXLIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


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  • Beginning of the Banu Hilal invasions in the Maghrib. They are organized by the Egyptian Fatimid dynasty to punish their former Zirid vassals.



  • The Pisans successfully complete the take over of Sardegna upon the Andalusian occupiers.
  • Viking Irish raiders ally with Gruffydd ap Rhydderch of Gwent in raiding along the River Usk. Ealdred, Bishop of Worcester, is unsuccessful in driving them off.

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