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Year 1028 (MXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.



  • April 14 – Henry III, son of Conrad II, is elected king of the Germans.
  • King Sancho III of Navarre conquers Castile.
  • Cnut becomes king of Norway.
  • Byzantine Empire

  • November 12 – Dying Emperor Constantine VIII of the Byzantine Empire marries his daughter Zoe Porphyrogenita to his chosen heir Romanus Argyrus.
  • November 15 – Romanus Argyrus becomes Eastern Roman Emperor as Romanus III.
  • Births

  • February 22 – Al-Juwayni , Muslim Scholar and Imam (died 1085)
  • Probable date – William the Conqueror (d. 1087)
  • Deaths

  • November 11 – Emperor Constantine VIII of the Byzantine Empire (b. 960)
  • Alfonso V, king of León and Galicia
  • Fujiwara no Michinaga, Japanese regent (b. 966)
  • Lý Công Uẩn, Vietnamese king (b. 974)
  • References

    1028 Wikipedia