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Millennium: 2nd millennium
1100 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1100
Ab urbe condita1853
Armenian calendar549
Assyrian calendar5850
Balinese saka calendar1021–1022
Bengali calendar507
Berber calendar2050
English Regnal year13 Will. 2 – 1 Hen. 1
Buddhist calendar1644
Burmese calendar462
Byzantine calendar6608–6609
Chinese calendar己卯年 (Earth Rabbit)
3797 or 3590
    — to —
庚辰年 (Metal Dragon)
3798 or 3591
Coptic calendar816–817
Discordian calendar2266
Ethiopian calendar1092–1093
Hebrew calendar4860–4861
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1156–1157
 - Shaka Samvat1021–1022
 - Kali Yuga4200–4201
Holocene calendar11100
Igbo calendar100–101
Iranian calendar478–479
Islamic calendar493–494
Japanese calendarKōwa 2
Javanese calendar1005–1006
Julian calendar1100
Korean calendar3433
Minguo calendar812 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−368
Seleucid era1411/1412 AG
Thai solar calendar1642–1643
Tibetan calendar阴土兔年
(female Earth-Rabbit)
1226 or 845 or 73
    — to —
(male Iron-Dragon)
1227 or 846 or 74
The Eastern Hemisphere in 1100

Year 700

(MC) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar, the 1100th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 100th year of the 2nd millennium, the 100th and last year of the 11th century, and the 1st year of the 1100s decade. In the proleptic Gregorian calendar, it was a non-leap century year starting on Monday (like 1900).


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  • A collective of Tuareg trading clans decide to permanently settle the city of Timbuktu (modern Mali) north of Djenné along the Niger River. Timbuktu will later achieve fame as a center of Islamic learning. The Sankore, Djinguereber and Sidi Yahya mosques are among Timbuktu's most famous religious and scholarly institutions (approximate date).


  • February 23Emperor Zhezong dies after a 15-year reign. He is succeeded by his 17-year-old brother Huizong as ruler of the Song dynasty. At about this date, the Chinese population reaches around 100 million and in Kaifeng, his capital, the number of registered citizens within the walls is about 1,050,000 with the army stationed here boosting the overall populace to some 1.4 million people.
  • The Liao dynasty crushes the Zubu, a tribute state of the Khitan Empire, and takes their khan prisoner.



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2 August: death of William II during a hunt, killed by an arrow of Walter Tirel.




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