|Covid-19|Battle of Jabal Haydaran: The Zirid Dynasty is defeated by the Hilalian invaders.
Godwin, Earl of Wessex returns to England from exile.
The Seljuk Turks conquer Isfahan, Persia.
Byodo-in officially changes its name from The Uji Villa, by order of Yorimichi Fujiwara, in Yamashiro Province, (current of Kyoto Prefecture) Japan.
May 23 – King Philip I of France (d. 1108)
Milarepa, Tibetan Buddhist teacher
Saint Hugh of Grenoble
June 3 – Prince Guaimar IV of Salerno (assassinated)
October 4 – Prince Vladimir of Novgorod (b. 1020)
Hugh II, Count of Ponthieu
Fan Zhongyan, politician, chancellor, writer in Song Dynasty China (b. 989)
Xu Daoning, Chinese artist (b. c. 970) (approximate date)
Year 1052 (MLII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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