1050-1099

1054 Battle of Lille

In 1054 Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders fought against Henry "Black, Pious" Salian Holy Roman Emperor at the Battle of Lille after Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders had seized Cambrai.

In 1054 Lambert Flanders II Count Lens died at Lille during the Battle of Lille when fighting for Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders.

1057 Battle of Varaville

In 1057 at Varaville William "Conqueror" I King England defeated the army of Henry I King France and Geoffrey "Martel aka Hammer" Ingelger II Count Anjou during the Battle of Varaville. Henry and Geoffrey's army were fording the Dives River when the tide came in; only half of the army had crossed. William seized the opportunity and attacked.

Jan 1066 Council of Lillebonne

In Jan 1066 William "Conqueror" I King England convened the Council of Lillebonne at Lillebonne to raise support for his claim to the English throne. The attendees are not known but likely to have included his companions at the subsequent Battle of Hastings including Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury and Odo Mortain Bishop Bayeux, Earl Kent.

20 Sep 1066 Battle of Fulford

On 20 Sep 1066 Harald III King Norway, with Tostig Godwinson, defeated the brothers Edwin Mercia and Morcar Mercia at the Battle of Fulford at Fulford.

25 Sep 1066 Battle of Stamford Bridge

On 25 Sep 1066 Harold II King England, supported by the brothers Edwin Mercia and Morcar Mercia, defeated the Viking army at the Battle of Stamford Bridge at Stamford Bridge.

On 25 Sep 1066 Harald III King Norway and Tostig Godwinson were killed at the Battle of Stamford Bridge at Stamford Bridge.

14 Oct 1066 Battle of Hastings (Senlac Hill)

In Jan 1066 William "Conqueror" I King England convened the Council of Lillebonne at Lillebonne to raise support for his claim to the English throne. The attendees are not known but likely to have included his companions at the subsequent Battle of Hastings including Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury and Odo Mortain Bishop Bayeux, Earl Kent.

14 Oct 1066 Battle of Hastings: Normandy (Senlac Hill)

On Oct 1066 Aimery Thouars fought during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Engenulphe Aigle killed at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Hugh Grandesmil fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury fought (possibly). at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Odo Mortain Bishop Bayeux, Earl Kent fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 William "Conqueror" I King England fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Raoul Tosny fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Geoffrey Châteaudun II Count Mortain, III Count Perche fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 William Fitzosbern 1st Earl Hereford fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Eustace Flanders II Count Boulogne fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

On 14 Oct 1066 Ralph de Gael Gael Earl East Anglia fought at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: Normandy

14 Oct 1066 Battle of Hastings: England (Senlac Hill)

On 14 Oct 1066 Harold II King England killed at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: England

On 14 Oct 1066 Gyrth Godwinson Earl East Anglia killed at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: England

On 14 Oct 1066 Leofwine Godwinson 2nd Earl Kent killed at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: England

25 Dec 1066 Coronation of William "The Conqueror" (Westminster Abbey)

On 25 Dec 1066 William "Conqueror" I King England was crowned I King England: Norman at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of William "The Conqueror"

On 25 Dec 1066 Ealdred Unknown Archbishop York presided at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of William "The Conqueror"

1069 Battle of Mechain

1069 Battle of Mechain: Mathrafal

In 1069 Rhiwallon ap Cynfyn Mathrafal killed at Mechain during the Battle of Mechain: Mathrafal

In 1069 Bleddyn ap Cynfyn King Gwynedd, King Powys fought at Mechain during the Battle of Mechain: Mathrafal

1069 Battle of Mechain: Aberffraw

In 1069 Maredudd Cadelling killed at Powys during the Battle of Mechain: Aberffraw

In 1069 Idwal Cadelling killed at Powys during the Battle of Mechain: Aberffraw

22 Feb 1071 Battle of Cassel

22 Feb 1071 Battle of Cassel: Robert I

On 22 Feb 1071 Robert "The Frisian" Flanders I Count Flanders was captured by Eustace Flanders II Count Boulogne at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Robert I

On 22 Feb 1071 Robert "The Frisian" Flanders I Count Flanders exchanged at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Robert I

On 22 Feb 1071 Robert "The Frisian" Flanders I Count Flanders was appointed I Count Flanders at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Robert I

22 Feb 1071 Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

On 22 Feb 1071 William Fitzosbern 1st Earl Hereford died at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

On 22 Feb 1071 Arnulf Flanders III Count Flanders killed at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

On 22 Feb 1071 Eustace Flanders II Count Boulogne fought at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

On 22 Feb 1071 Eustace Flanders III Count Boulogne fought at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

On 22 Feb 1071 Godfrey Flanders Lord Bouilon was present at Cassel during the Battle of Cassel: Arnulf III

1075 Revolt of the Earls

In 1075 Roger de Breteuil Fitzosbern 2nd Earl Hereford forfeit 2nd Earl Hereford (1C 1043) during the Revolt of the Earls

In 1075 Roger de Breteuil Fitzosbern 2nd Earl Hereford was sentenced to life imprisonment during the Revolt of the Earls

In 1075 Ralph de Gael Gael Earl East Anglia took part during the Revolt of the Earls

On 31 May 1076 Waltheof Northumbria 1st Earl Northampton, 1st Earl Huntingdon was beheaded at St Gile's Hill during the Revolt of the Earls

c 1080 Christening of Edith (Matilda) of Scotland (Dunfermline)

Around 1080 Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy godfather at Dunfermline during the Christening of Edith (Matilda) of Scotland

Around 1080 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Matilda Queen Consort England was christened at Dunfermline during the Christening of Edith (Matilda) of Scotland

Around 1080 Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England godmother at Dunfermline during the Christening of Edith (Matilda) of Scotland

a 09 Sep 1087 Funeral of William "Conqueror" (Abbaye-aux-Hommes)

After 09 Sep 1087 William "Conqueror" I King England was buried at Abbaye-aux-Hommes during the Funeral of William "Conqueror"

After 09 Sep 1087 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England attended at Abbaye-aux-Hommes during the Funeral of William "Conqueror"

After 09 Sep 1087 Gilbert Arques Bishop Evreux presided at Abbaye-aux-Hommes during the Funeral of William "Conqueror"

Apr 1093 Battle of Brecon

On Apr 1093 Rhys ap Tewdwr King Deheubarth killed by Bernard de NeufMaré at Brecon during the Battle of Brecon

1096 First Crusade

In 1096 Ivo Grandesmil joined during the First Crusade