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|Ab urbe condita||1764|
|Balinese saka calendar||932–933|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
3707 or 3647
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辛亥年 (Metal Pig)
3708 or 3648
|- Vikram Samvat||1067–1068|
|- Shaka Samvat||932–933|
|- Kali Yuga||4111–4112|
|Japanese calendar||Kankō 8
|Minguo calendar||901 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1322/1323 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1553–1554|
1137 or 756 or −16
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1138 or 757 or −15
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- The Chinese Guangyun rime dictionary is compiled under Emperor Zhenzong of Song.
- Emperor Sanjō ascends to the throne of Japan.
- Baghdad Manifesto: Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah's descent from Ali ibn Abi Talib is disputed.
- Ibn al-Haytham (Alhazen), a famous Arab scientist working in Egypt, feigns madness for fear of angering Al-Hakim, and is kept under house arrest until 1021. During this time he begins writing his influential Book of Optics.
- In Georgia, Bagrat III dispossesses Sumbat III of Klarjeti, who dies thereafter.
- June 11 – The Byzantine army, under the catapan Basil Mesardonites, takes Bari from the rebellious Lombard lord Melus.
- September 29 – Danes capture Canterbury after a siege, taking Ælfheah, Archbishop of Canterbury, as a prisoner.
- Ermengol II succeeds Ermengol I, as Count of Urgell.
- Albert II, Count of Namur succeeds Albert I.
- The German king Henry II enfeoffes Adalbero, Duke of Carinthia with the Carinthian duchy, including the rule over the March of Verona (or in 1012).
- Byrhtferth, of Ramsey Abbey in England, writes his Manual (Enchiridion) on the divine order of the universe and time.
- Eleanor of Normandy, Countess consort of Flanders, daughter of Richard II of Normandy (possible date; d. after 1071)
- Ralph the Staller, earl of East Anglia (d. 1068)
- Robert I, Duke of Burgundy (d. 1076)
- Shao Yong, Song Dynasty philosopher, cosmologist, poet and historian (d. 1077)
- February 23 – Willigis, Archbishop of Mainz and a statesman of the Holy Roman Empire (b. c. 940)
- February 9 – Bernard I, Duke of Saxony
- November 21 – Emperor Reizei of Japan (b. 950)
- Conrad I, Duke of Carinthia (b. c. 975)
- Emperor Ichijō of Japan (b. 980)
- Albert I, Count of Namur (b. c. 950)
- Armentarius, Galician bishop (b. 983)
- Sumbat III of Klarjeti, Georgian prince of the Bagratid dynasty of Tao-Klarjeti and the last sovereign of Klarjeti
- Yohannan V, Patriarch of the Church of the East
- Mathilde, Abbess of Essen
- Norwich, John Julius (1967). The Normans in the South 1016–1130. Longmans. ISBN 978-0582107519.
- Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd / Barrie & Jenkins. pp. 48–49. ISBN 978-0712656160.