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This article is about the year 1098.
|Centuries:||10th century – 11th century – 12th century|
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|Ab urbe condita||1851|
|English Regnal year||11 Will. 2 – 12 Will. 2|
|Chinese calendar||丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
3794 or 3734
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戊寅年 (Earth Tiger)
3795 or 3735
|- Vikram Samvat||1154–1155|
|- Shaka Samvat||1020–1021|
|- Kali Yuga||4199–4200|
|Japanese calendar||Jōtoku 2
|Minguo calendar||814 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1409/1410 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1640–1641|
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- The First Crusade proceeds towards Palestine
- February 9 – The crusaders defeat Ridwan of Aleppo.
- June 3 – After eight months of the first Siege of Antioch, the crusaders take the city.
- June 5 – Kerbogha, atabeg of Mosul, leader of the Seljuq Turks, arrives at Antioch, beginning the second siege a few days later.
- June 28 – Kerbogha is defeated by the crusaders at the Battle of Antioch.
- December 12 – After a month's siege, the crusaders take Ma'arra and massacre part of the population.
- July 14 – Donation of Altavilla: Bohemond I, the new crusader ruler of Antioch grants commercial privileges and the right to use warehouses (fondaco) and the church of Saint John to the Republic of Genoa. This marks the beginning of Italian merchant settlements in the Levant.
- August – The Fatimids retake Jerusalem from the Turks.
- The Byzantine Empire retakes Smyrna, Ephesus and Sardis.
- June or July – In the Battle of Anglesey Sound, a fleet led by Magnus Barefoot, King of Norway, reverses an Anglo-Norman invasion of north Wales. Magnus also conquers the Orkney Islands, the Hebrides and the Isle of Man.
- January 3 – Walkelin, first Norman bishop of Winchester
- July 31 – Hugh of Montgomery, 2nd Earl of Shrewsbury
- August 1 – Adhemar of Le Puy, papal legate
- December 1 – Domnall Ua hÉnna, Bishop of Killaloe
- date unknown – Poppo II, Margrave of Carniola
- probable – Baldwin II, Count of Hainaut
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- Benvenuti, Gino (1985). Le Repubbliche Marinare. Amalfi, Pisa, Genova e Venezia. Rome: Newton & Compton Editori. p. 34. ISBN 88-8289-529-7.
- Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 56–58. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.