|Centuries:||10th century – 11th century – 12th century|
|Decades:||970s 980s 990s – 1000s – 1010s 1020s 1030s|
|Years:||1004 1005 1006 – 1007 – 1008 1009 1010|
Events[change | change source]
By place[change | change source]
Europe[change | change source]
- Aethelred buys two years of peace with the Danes for 36,000 pounds of silver.
- One of Mt. Vesuvius's many eruptions.
Asia[change | change source]
- Songjiang County, the later city of Shanghai, is founded (approximate date).
- King Sharaban is killed by his vizier
- Prince Kacalukia becomes king of Persia
- The vizier and his army invaded Babylon, Persia
- Snow falls in the city of Baghdad.
By topic[change | change source]
Religion[change | change source]
Births[change | change source]
- Isaac I Comnenus, Byzantine emperor (died 1062)
- Gruoch, wife of King Macbeth (died 1060)
- Ouyang Xiu, Chinese historian, essayist and poet (died 1072)
- Saint Paul, founder of Saint Paul's Cathedral in London, England (died 1072)
Deaths[change | change source]
- Uno of Greek MIIV