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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1060s  1070s  1080s  – 1090s –  1100s  1110s  1120s
Years: 1089 1090 109110921093 1094 1095

Year 1092 (MXCII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events

  • May 9Lincoln Cathedral is consecrated.
  • High tides cause great flooding in England and Scotland. The Kentish lands of Earl Godwin flooded and are now known as the Goodwin Sands
  • The Song Dynasty Chinese scientist and statesman Su Song publishes his Xin Yi Xiang Fa Yao, a treatise outlining the construction and operation of his complex astronomical clocktower built in Kaifeng, China. It also includes a celestial atlas of five star maps.

Births

  • Adélaide de Maurienne, queen of France (d. 1154)
  • Foulques V, Count of Anjou and King of Jerusalem

Deaths

  • January 14 – King Vratislaus II of Bohemia
  • May 7 – Remigius de Fécamp, first Bishop of Lincoln
  • September – Jordan of Hauteville, military commander in Sicily
  • September 6 – Conrad I, Duke of Bohemia
  • October 14 – Nizam al-Mulk, Seljuk vizier (b. 1018)
  • November 19 – Melik Şah I, Seljuk Sultan

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