1085 in history

1085 events chronologically

May 21 The Swedish town of Helsingborg is founded
May 25 Alfonso VI of Castile takes Toledo, Spain, back from the Moors

Died in 1085

Apr 1 Emperor Shenzong of Song the sixth emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty. His personal name was Zhao He reigned from 1067 to 1085
May 25 Pope Gregory VII Pope from 22 April 1073 to his death in 1085.
Jul 17 Robert Guiscard a Norman adventurer conspicuous in the conquest of southern Italy and Sicily. Robert was born into the Hauteville family in Normandy, went on to become Count of Apulia and Calabria , and then Duke of Apulia and Calabria and Duke of Sicily
Sep 20 Hermann II Count Palatine of Lotharingia Count Palatine of Lotharingia from 1064 when reaching majority, until 1085. He was count in the Ruhrgau and the Zulpichgau, as well as count of Brabant. He is the son of Henry I of Lotharingia and Mathild of Verdun , daughter of Gozelo I of Lotharingia