On This Day

1031 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 20 Henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of the Franks (1031-60)
  • Oct 19 Abbot Humbertus van Echternach opens grave of Saint Willibrord

Deaths in History

  • Jul 20 Robert II of France [the Pious, the Wise], King of the Franks (996-1031), dies during a civil war at 59
  • Sep 2 Saint Emeric of Hungary [Prince Emeric], killed by a boar at 24