Year 1017 (MXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1017 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1017
Ab urbe condita1770
Armenian calendar466
Assyrian calendar5767
Balinese saka calendar938–939
Bengali calendar424
Berber calendar1967
English Regnal yearN/A
Buddhist calendar1561
Burmese calendar379
Byzantine calendar6525–6526
Chinese calendar丙辰年 (Fire Dragon)
3714 or 3507
    — to —
丁巳年 (Fire Snake)
3715 or 3508
Coptic calendar733–734
Discordian calendar2183
Ethiopian calendar1009–1010
Hebrew calendar4777–4778
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1073–1074
 - Shaka Samvat938–939
 - Kali Yuga4117–4118
Holocene calendar11017
Igbo calendar17–18
Iranian calendar395–396
Islamic calendar407–408
Japanese calendarChōwa 6 / Kannin 1
Javanese calendar919–920
Julian calendar1017
Korean calendar3350
Minguo calendar895 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−451
Seleucid era1328/1329 AG
Thai solar calendar1559–1560
Tibetan calendar阳火龙年
(male Fire-Dragon)
1143 or 762 or −10
    — to —
(female Fire-Snake)
1144 or 763 or −9

Sculpture of Rajendra I (r. 1014–1044)

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  • March – Fujiwara no Michinaga passes the title of regent of Japan (Sesshō) to his eldest son Fujiwara no Yorimichi.
  • September
    • Prince Atsuakira of Japan, eldest son of ex-Emperor Sanjō, having been struck by a skin disease and under intense pressure from Michinaga, resigns the title of Crown Prince in favour of his younger brother, Prince Atsunaga[3] who marries Fujiwara no Kanshi, daughter of Michinaga.
    • Michinaga makes a pilgrimage to the Iwashimizu Shrine in Japan accompanied by many courtiers. The travelers divide themselves amongst 15 boats for a floating trip down the Yotogawa River. One of the vessels overturns and more than 30 people lose their lives.[3]
  • December 24 – Michinaga is granted the honorary title Daijō-daijin of Japan.
  • Rajendra I, ruler of the Chola dynasty (in modern India), conquers Sri Lanka and annexes the island.[4]

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References edit

  1. ^ a b Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd; Barrie & Jenkins. pp. 48–49. ISBN 978-0712656160.
  2. ^ Meynier 2010.
  3. ^ a b Titsingh, Isaac (1834). Nihon Odai Ichiran, ou, Annales des empereurs du Japon. Paris: Royal Asiatic Society, Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain and Ireland. pp. 156–7. OCLC 5850691.
  4. ^ Agnihotri 2010.
  5. ^ "Henry III - Holy Roman emperor". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved April 17, 2018.

Sources edit

  • Agnihotri, V. K. (2010). "South India". Indian History with Objective Questions and Historical Maps (26 ed.). Allied Publishers. p. 59. ISBN 978-8184243406.
  • Meynier, Gilbert (2010). L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique. De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518) (in French). Paris: La Découverte. ISBN 978-2707152312.