|Covid-19|Edgar deposes Donald III and Edmund to become king of Scotland.
The First Crusade proceeds towards Palestine:
June 3 – the Norman crusaders join the rest of the army during the siege of Nicaea.
June 19 – the city of Nicaea falls to the Crusaders after a month siege.
July 1 – Crusaders win the Battle of Dorylaeum and capture Latakia from the Seljuk Turks.
October 21 – the siege of Antioch by the crusaders begins..
December 31 – at the battle of Harenc, the crusaders defeat the troops from Aleppo trying to come to the relief of besieged Antioch.
Croatian King Petar Svačić dies as the last Croatian king in the Battle of Gvozd Mountain against the army of the King Coloman of Hungary
New Almoravid campaign in al-Andalus.
March 15 – Fujiwara no Tadamichi, Japanese noble (died 1164)
approximate date - Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, Welsh princess and rebel leader (died 1136)
January/February – Odo of Bayeux
June 6 – Agnes of Aquitaine, Queen of Aragon and Navarre
Sweyn the Crusader, Danish crusader
Petar Svačić, King of Croatia
Florine of Burgundy, French crusader (b. 1083)
Year 1097 (MXCVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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