On This Day

1024 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 8 Duke Conrad II chosen as German king and crowned at Mainz Cathedral

Birthdays in History

  • May 13 Hugh of Cluny, French saint, born in Semur-en-Brionnais, Brionnais (d. 1109)

Deaths in History

  • Apr 9 Benedict VIII, [Theophylactus van Tusculum], Pope (1012-24), dies
  • Jul 13 Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (1014-24) and King of Germany (1002-24), dies at 51