- For the number, see 1002.
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- November 13 — English king Ethelred gives order to kill all Danes in England, leading to the St. Brice's Day Massacre.
- Brian Boru rises to power in Ireland, taking the title of High King.
- Henry II succeeds Otto III as king of Germany.
- With a new group of colonists, an epidemic hits the Viking colony in Greenland.
- Danegeld is paid by Ethelred the Unready to prevent Viking raids against England.
- January 23 — Otto III, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (b. 980)
- August 8 — Al-Mansur, chief minister of the Umayyad caliphate of Cordoba
- October 15 — Otto-Henry, Duke of Burgundy (b. 946)
People of the year 1002 at Familypedia
6 people were born in 1002
2 children were born to the 1 women born in 1002
8 people died in 1002
371 people lived in 1002
Events of the year 1002 at FamilypediaEdit
7 people were married in 1002.
There were 0 military battles in 1002.
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