What Happened In History Year 1016
Historical Events for the Year 1016
- 23rd April » Edmund Ironside succeeds his father Æthelred the Unready as king of England.
- 18th October » The Danish people e.g Danes defeat the Saxon people e.g Saxons in the Battle of Assandun.
Famous Birthdays in 1016
- 25th July » Casimir I the Restorer, Polish son of Mieszko II Lambert (d. 1058)
Famous Deaths in History for 1016
- 23rd April » Æthelred the Unready, English son of Edgar the Peaceful (b. 968)
- 30th November » Edmund Ironside, English king (b. 993)
Historical events for the year 1016 by month