On This Day

What Happened in 1034

Historical Events

  • Nov 25 Malcolm II, King of Scots (Máel Coluim mac Cináeda) (b. 980) dies; Donnchad, the son of his second daughter Bethóc and Crínán of Dunkeld, inherits the throne.

Famous People Born in 1034

  • Sep 3 Go-Sanjō, 71st Emperor of Japan (1068-73), born in Kyōto, Japan (d. 1073)

Famous People Who Died in 1034

  • Apr 11 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assassinated by wife at 66 or 67
  • May 10 Mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies