|Centuries:||10th century - 11th century - 12th century|
|Decades:|| 1010s 1020s 1030s - 1040s - 1050s 1060s 1070s
|Years:||1037 1038 1039 - 1040 - 1041 1042 1043|
|1040 by topic|
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|Gregorian calendar||1040 |
|Ab urbe condita||1793|
|Armenian calendar||489 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-804 – -803|
|Coptic calendar||756 – 757|
|Ethiopian calendar||1032 – 1033|
|Hebrew calendar||4800 – 4801|
|- Vikram Samvat||1095 – 1096|
|- Shaka Samvat||962 – 963|
|- Kali Yuga||4141 – 4142|
|Iranian calendar||418 – 419|
|Islamic calendar||431 – 432|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1700|
|Thai solar calendar||1583|
Events[edit | edit source]
- June 17 — Harthacanute lands at Sandwich and reclaims the English Throne.
- August 15 — King Duncan I is killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth. The latter succeeds him as King of Scotland.
- The oldest brewery still active is founded at Weihenstephan.
- Seljuk Turks defeat the Ghaznavids at the Battle of Dandanaqan.
- Shalu Monastery founded in Tibet
Births[edit | edit source]
- February 22 — Rashi, French rabbi and commentator (d. 1105)
- June 27 — King Ladislaus I of Hungary (d. 1095)
- Al-Bakri, Spanish Muslim geographer (approximate date).
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- March 17 — Harold Harefoot, King of England
- August 15 — King Duncan I of Scotland (b. 1001)
- October 1 — Alan III (poisoned) (b. 997)
People of the year 1040 at Familypedia
65 people were born in 1040
48 children were born to the 20 women born in 1040
21 people died in 1040
673 people lived in 1040
Events of the year 1040 at Familypedia
23 people were married in 1040.
There were 0 military battles in 1040.
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