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This article is about the year 1060.
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|1060 by topic|
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|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1813|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||己亥年 (Earth Pig)
3756 or 3696
— to —
庚子年 (Metal Rat)
3757 or 3697
|- Vikram Samvat||1116–1117|
|- Shaka Samvat||981–982|
|- Kali Yuga||4160–4161|
|Japanese calendar||Kōhei 3
|Minguo calendar||852 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1371/1372 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1602–1603|
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- May – The Norman leader Robert Guiscard conquers Taranto.
- May 23 – Philip is crowned King of the Franks at age 7.
- October – The Byzantine army defeats the Normans and enters Taranto.
- December 6 – Béla I the Champion is crowned King of Hungary.
- Upon the death of Emund the Old, he is succeeded by his son-in-law Stenkil as King of Sweden.
- The compilation of the New Book of Tang is completed under a team of scholars led by Ouyang Xiu.
- Chinese poet, calligrapher, and official Cai Xiang publishes his Cha Lu (Record of Tea).
- Anselm enters the Benedictine Bec Abbey in Normandy as a novice.
- Spanish Jew Benjamin of Tudela reports that Constantinople has merchant communities from Babylon, Canaan, Egypt, Hungary, Persia, Russia, Sennar, and Spain as well as 2,000 Jews (approximate date).
- August 4 – King Henry I of France (b. 1008)
- November 14 – Geoffrey II, Count of Anjou
- King Andrew I of Hungary (b. 1015)
- Emund the Old, king of Sweden since 1050
- Mei Yaochen, Chinese poet