On This Day

Historical Events in 1100

  • May 30 Burchard becomes bishop of Utrecht
  • Aug 2 King William II of England (William Rufus) is killed by an arrow shot by Sir Walter Tyrell while hunting in the New Forest
  • Aug 5 Henry I is crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey
  • Dec 25 Boudouin I of Boulogne crowned King of Jerusalem