|Covid-19|The name of Versailles, then a small village, appears for the first time in a medieval charter in France.
In the Muslim kingdom of Zaragoza, the ruling Banu Tujibi clan is deposed by Suleiman Al-Mustain I ibn Hud, who starts the Huddid Dynasty, which rules over the region for a century (possibly 1039).
The Western Xia declare their independence from Liao China.
August 15 – Saint Stephen I, first king of Hungary
Aethelnoth, Archbishop of Canterbury
Alhazen, Persian mathematician
William VI of Aquitaine
Year 1038 (MXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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