1064 facts for kids
|Centuries:||10th century – 11th century – 12th century|
|Decades:||1030s 1040s 1050s – 1060s – 1070s 1080s 1090s|
|Years:||1061 1062 1063 – 1064 – 1065 1066 1067|
- The Seljuk Turks storm Anatolia, taking Caesarea and Ani, marking the beginning of Turkish invasions into Anatolia.
- June 9 – Coimbra is taken by King Ferdinand of Castile.
- European warriors go to Spain to participate to the siege of Barbastro. This expedition is approved by the Pope and is now regarded as an early form of Crusade.
- Harold II is shipwrecked at Ponthieu, Normandy and taken captive by Count Guy.
- Construction of the Duomo at Pisa in Tuscany begins.
- Borivoj II of Bohemia, a Duke of Bohemia
- Robert Fitz Richard, a Norman landowner in England
- Niels of Denmark, a King of Denmark
- Abu Muhammad 'Ali ibn Ahmad ibn Sa`id Ibn Hazm
- Ottokar I of Styria
- Rabbi Yaakov ben Yakar
- Yi Yuanji – Chinese Northern Song painter famous for his realistic paintings of animals (b. 1000)
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