|Covid-19|Leofric becomes Bishop of Exeter.
Hedeby is sacked by King Harald Hardråde of Norway, during the course of a conflict with Sweyn II of Denmark.
Swedish forces attack Finland.
Upon the death of Anund Jacob, he is succeeded by his brother Emund the Old as king of Sweden.
King Macbeth of Scotland makes a pilgrimage to Rome.
The brewery of Weltenburg Abbey is first mentioned, thus making it one of the oldest still operating breweries in the world.
November 11 – Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1106)
Margrave Leopold II of Austria (d. 1095)
Battle of Basilike Libas:
Michael Dokeianos, Byzantine general
Constantine Arianites, Byzantine general
Zoe of Byzantium, Empress of the Eastern Roman Empire
Anund Jacob, king of Sweden since 1022
Year 1050 (ML) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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