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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1040s  1050s  1060s  – 1070s –  1080s  1090s  1100s
Years: 1070 1071 107210731074 1075 1076

Events

  • April 22Pope Gregory VII (Cardinal Hildebrand) succeeds Pope Alexander II as the 155th pope.
  • Emperor Shirakawa ascends the throne of Japan
  • Rabbi Yitchaki Alfassi finishes writing the Rif, an important work of Jewish law.
  • John IX bar Shushan ends term as Syrian Patriarch of Antioch
  • Beginning of Sviatoslav II's reign as ruler of Kievan Rus
  • Seljuk Turks conquer Ankara

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