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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1050s  1060s  1070s  – 1080s –  1090s  1100s  1110s
Years: 1086 1087 108810891090 1091 1092

Year 1089 (MLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


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  • Rama Varma Kulashekhara is crowned in Kerala.
  • Palmyra is destroyed by an earthquake.


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  • Cîteaux Abbey, the first Cistercian monastery, is founded in southern France.
  • The Synod of Melfi under Pope Urban II issued decrees against simony and the clerical marriage.


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    • Dahui Zonggao, Chinese Zen Buddhist monk (d. 1163)
    • Han Shizhong, Chinese general (d. 1151)


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