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What Happened on September 17, 1048

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Battle of Kapetron: night battle between invading Seljuk Turks and Byzantine-Georgian forces of Constantine IX, Byzantines drive back Turks but unable to stop huge plunder

King of Greece Constantine I
King of Greece
Constantine I

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About September 17, 1048

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 972 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo