1066 events in history

Jan 5 Edward the Confessor dies childless, sparking a succession crisis that will eventually lead to the Norman conquest of England
Jan 6 Harold Godwinson (or Harold II) is crowned King of England
Sep 20 Battle of Fulford, Viking Harald Hardrada defeats earls Morcar and Edwin
Sep 25 The Battle of Stamford Bridge marks the end of the Viking invasions of England
Sep 27 William the Conqueror and his army set sail from the mouth of the River Somme, beginning the Norman conquest of England
Sep 28 William the Bastard (also known as William the Conqueror) invades England beginning the Norman conquest of England
Oct 14 Norman Conquest: Battle of Hastings: In England on Senlac Hill, seven miles from Hastings, the Norman forces of William the Conqueror defeat the English army and kill King Harold II of England
Oct 15 Edgar the Ætheling is proclaimed King of England, but is never crowned. Reigned until 10 December 1066
Dec 25 William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy is crowned king of England, at Westminster Abbey, London
Dec 30 Granada massacre: A Muslim mob storms the royal palace in Granada, crucifies Jewish vizier Joseph ibn Naghrela and massacres most of the Jewish population of the city