|Covid-19|Marrakech is founded by the Almoravid dynasty.
The Almoravids overrun Morocco, and establish an intercontinental kingdom, stretching from Spain to Senegal.
The Banu Khurasan, vassal of the Hammadid dynasty, begin to rule the north of Ifriqiya.
Affligem Abbey, of the Order of St. Benedict, is founded in Affligem, Belgium.
Nicephorus Bryennius, Byzantine statesman (d. 1137)
Ælfgār, Earl of Mercia
Bao Zheng, Chinese magistrate and mayor of Kaifeng (b. 999)
Al-Muizz ibn Badis, ruler of the Zirid dynasty in North Africa (b.1008)
Year 1062 (MLXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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