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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 10th century11th century12th century
Decades: 1040s  1050s  1060s  – 1070s –  1080s  1090s  1100s
Years: 1075 1076 107710781079 1080 1081

Year 1078 (MLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.


  • The Tower of London is built.
  • Philaretos Brachamios does not keep his claim to the Byzantine Empire after he becomes duke of Antioch.
  • August 7 – Battle of Mellrichstadt between Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV and the German anti-king Rudolf of Swabia


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