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1070s in poetry

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Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).




  • Compilation of the Goshūi Wakashū, the fourth imperial Japanese poetry anthology, begun
  • Births

    Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article. There are conflicting or unreliable sources for the birth years of many people born in this period; where sources conflict, the poet is listed again and the conflict is noted:


  • William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (died 1126), an early Occitan Troubadour
  • 1075:

  • Yehuda Halevi (died 1141), Hebrew poet in Al-Andalus
  • 1078:

  • Ibn Quzman (died 1160), Spanish writer of classical poetry, especially zéjeles
  • 1079:

  • Peter Abelard (died 1142), French, writing in Latin
  • Deaths

    Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:


  • Ibn Zaydún (born 1003), Arabic poet
  • 1072:

  • Ouyang Xiu (born 1007), Chinese statesman, historian, essayist and poet
  • Asadi Tusi (born unknown), Persian
  • Azraqi (born unknown), Persian
  • Qatran Tabrizi (born 1009), Persian
  • 1077:

  • Shao Yong (born 1011), Song Chinese philosopher, cosmologist, poet and historian
  • 1078:

  • Michael Psellos (born 1017), Byzantine poet and historian (d. after this date)
  • References

    1070s in poetry Wikipedia