1000 in history

1000 events chronologically

Aug 20 The foundation of the Hungarian state by Saint Stephen, celebrated as a National Day in Hungary
Sep 9 Battle of Svolder, Viking Age
Dec 25 The foundation of the Kingdom of Hungary: Hungary is established as a Christian kingdom by Stephen I of Hungary

Born in 1000

Jun 22 Robert I Duke of Normandy the Duke of Normandy from 1027 until his death. Owing to uncertainty over the numbering of the Dukes of Normandy he is usually called Robert I, but sometimes Robert II with his ancestor Rollo as Robert He was the father of William the Conqueror who became in 1066 King of England and founded the House of Normandy