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Historical Events[]

  • January 20: Pope Sylvester III becomes the 146th pope, succeeding former Pope Benedict IX, who abdicated the previous year.
  • April: Pope Sylvester III is deposed (election deemed invalid); Pope Benedict IX is elected once more, becoming the 147th pope.
  • May 5: Pope Gregory VI becomes the 148th pope, following the deposition of Pope Benedict IX. There are growing allegations that simony is taking place during Gregory VI's reign.
  • Edward the Confessor marries Edith of Wessex.
  • Edward the Confessor begins construction on Westminster Abbey.

Hermetic Events[]


  • Stephen, Count of Blois
  • Waltheof, 1st Earl of Northampton