1094 in history

Born in 1094

Jul 28 William Bertrand of Provence the count and margrave of Provence from 1051 to his death. He succeeded his father Fulk Bertrand on his death in that year, but did not receive the margravial title at first, for its went to his uncle Josfred

Died in 1094

Jan 10 Al-Mustansir Billah born in Cairo on 16th Jumada II, 420 AH and at the age of only eight months was declared to succeed his father. His name was Ma'd Abu Tamim, surnamed al-Mustansir bil-Lah "The Asker Of Victory From God". He ascended to the Fatimid Caliphate throne on 15th Shaban, 427/June 13, 1036 at the age of 6. During the early years of his Caliphate, the state affairs were administered by his mother. His period of Caliphate lasted for 60 years, the longest of all the caliphs, either in Egypt or elsewhere in Islamic states
Feb 22 Hugh de Grandmesnil one of the very few proven Companions of William the Conqueror known to have fought at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Subsequently he became a great landowner in England
Jun 4 Sancho Ramírez King of Aragon and King of Navarre. He was the son of Ramiro I of Aragon and Ermesinda of Bigorre, and he succeeded his father in 1063
Nov 12 Duncan II of Scotland king of Scots. He was son of Malcolm III and his first wife Ingibiorg Finnsdottir, widow of Thorfinn Sigurdsson
Nov 29 Roger de Beaumont a powerful Norman nobleman and close advisor to William the Conqueror.