1018 in history

1018 events chronologically

Jan 30 The Peace of Bautzen is signed between Poland and Germany
Jul 29 Count Dirk III defeats an army sent by Emperor Henry II in the Battle of Vlaardingen
Aug 15 Byzantine general Eustathios Daphnomeles blinds and captures Ibatzes of Bulgaria by a ruse, thereby ending Bulgarian resistance against Emperor Basil II's conquest of Bulgaria

Born in 1018

Apr 10 Nizam al-Mulk a Persian scholar and vizier of the Seljuq Empire. He held near absolute power for 20 years after the assassination of Alp Arslan in 1072

Died in 1018

Mar 22 Ali ibn Hammud al-Nasir the sixth Caliph of Córdoba from 1016 until his death. Of Berber origin, he was a member of the Hammudid dynasty of the Al-Andalus
Jun 23 Henry I Margrave of Austria the Margrave of Austria from 994 to his death in 1018. He was a member of the House of Babenberg
Dec 1 Thietmar of Merseburg a German chronicler who was also bishop of Merseburg.