Year 1022 (MXXII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1022 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1022
Ab urbe condita1775
Armenian calendar471
Assyrian calendar5772
Balinese saka calendar943–944
Bengali calendar429
Berber calendar1972
English Regnal yearN/A
Buddhist calendar1566
Burmese calendar384
Byzantine calendar6530–6531
Chinese calendar辛酉(Metal Rooster)
3718 or 3658
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
3719 or 3659
Coptic calendar738–739
Discordian calendar2188
Ethiopian calendar1014–1015
Hebrew calendar4782–4783
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1078–1079
 - Shaka Samvat943–944
 - Kali Yuga4122–4123
Holocene calendar11022
Igbo calendar22–23
Iranian calendar400–401
Islamic calendar412–413
Japanese calendarJian 2
Javanese calendar924–925
Julian calendar1022
Korean calendar3355
Minguo calendar890 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−446
Seleucid era1333/1334 AG
Thai solar calendar1564–1565
Tibetan calendar阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
1148 or 767 or −5
    — to —
(male Water-Dog)
1149 or 768 or −4
Emperor Basil II defeats the Georgians.


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Byzantine EmpireEdit


  • Spring – Emperor Henry II divides his army into three columns and descends through Rome onto Capua. The bulk of the expeditionary force (20,000 men) led by Henry, makes its way down the Adriatic coast.
  • Pilgrim, archbishop of Cologne, marches with his army down the Tyrrhenian coast to lay siege to Capua. The citizens open the gates and surrender the city to the imperial army.[1]
  • Pilgrim besieges the city of Salerno for forty days. Prince Guaimar III offers to give hostages – Pilgrim accepts the prince's son and co-prince Guaimar IV, and lifts the siege.[2]
  • Summer – Outbreak of the plague among the German troops forces Henry II to abandon his campaign in Italy. He reimposes his suzerainty on the Lombard principalities.
  • King Olof Skötkonung dies and is succeeded by his son Anund Jakob (or James) as ruler of Sweden. He becomes the second Christian king of the Swedish realm.



  • The Chinese military has one million registered soldiers during the Song Dynasty, an increase since the turn of the 11th century (approximate date).

By topicEdit





  1. ^ Norwich, John Julius (1967). The Normans in the South. London: Longman, pp. 26–28.
  2. ^ Amatus, Dunbar & Loud (2004), p. 53. The young prince was sent to the papal court for safekeeping according to Amatus.
  3. ^ Walker, Williston (1921). A History of the Christian Church. Charles Scribner's Sons, p. 218.
  4. ^ Ortenberg. Anglo-Saxon Church and the Papacy. English Church and the Papacy, p. 49.