On This Day

Historical Events in 1077

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 21 German King Henry IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness

Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV
Holy Roman Emperor
Henry IV
  • Jan 28 German King Henry IV is absolved by Holy Roman Emperor Pope Gregory VII and invited back to the Church after his penitent Walk to Canossa
  • Jan 30 Pope Gregory VII pardons German emperor Henry IV
  • Apr 3 The first Parliament of Friuli is created
  • Oct 30 Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV gives the district of Stavoren to the bishop of Utrecht (Conrad, his former tutor)