* Oldest known mention of the city of
Olav Haraldsson, the future king of Norway, lands on SaaremaaIsland in Estonia, wins a battle there and forces the inhabitants to pay tribute.
* Georgia is unified under King
* Mohammed II succeeds
Hisham IIas Caliph of Cordoba.
* The Egyptian
FatimidEmpire under Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allahsends the sea captain Domiyat on a tributary mission to Emperor Zhenzong of the Song Dynasty, in order to reestablish trade relations between Egyptand China.
* Battle of
Peshawar: The Turkic Ghaznavid armies defeat a Hinduconfederacy.
May 4— King Henry I of France(d. 1060)
October 12— Emperor Go-Ichijō of Japan(d. 1036)
Sugawara no Takasue no musume, Japanese writer
Bishop of Worcester(d. 1095)
Emperor Kazanof Japan(b. 968)
Gunnlaugur Ormstunga, Icelandic poet(b. c. 983)
* Al-Hamadhani, Persian writer
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