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( ( (7th century — 8th century — 9th century — other centuries) Contents // 1 Events 2 Significant persons 3 Inventions, discoveries, introductions 4 Decades and years Events The Iberian peninsula is taken by Arab and Berber Muslims, thus ending the Visigothic rule, and starting almost 8 centuries of Muslim presence there... 9th century - 10th century - (10th century - 11th century - 12th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 11th century was that century which lasted from 1001 to 1100. In the history of European culture, this period is considered part of the High Middle Ages. Contents // 1 Events 2 Significant... 11th century - These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. The individual century pages contain lists of decades and years. See history for different organizations of historical events. See Calendar and List of calendars for other groupings of years. For earlier time periods see cosmological timeline, geologic timescale, evolutionary timeline, pleistocene... other centuries)


As a means of recording the passage of This work is copyrighted. The individual who uploaded this work and first used it in an article, and subsequent persons who place it into articles assert that this qualifies as fair use of the material under United States copyright law. Description: A collection of TIME magazine covers; presumed fair use... time, the 10th century was that A century was a unit in the Roman legion. Although originally 100 soldiers, it was more commonly 80 soldiers, led by a centurion. A century was also an electoral division of the Comitia Centuriata of the Roman Republic, mostly used for the election of magistrates. Only the first eighteen centuries... century which lasted from Years: 897 898 899 900 - 901 - 902 903 904 905 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Mesoamerican ballgame court dedicated at Uxmal Kingdom of Taebong established in Korean peninsula Fuzhou city was expanded with construction of a new city wall... 901 to For other uses, see number 1000. Years: 997 998 999 - 1000 - 1001 1002 1003 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century 1000 state leaders Contents // 1 Events 2 Births 3 Deaths 4 See also Events World Population 300 million. Gunpowder invented in... 1000.

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Events

  • The beginning of the The Medieval Warm Period (MWP) or Medieval Climate Optimum was an unusually warm period in history lasting from about the 10th century to about the 14th century. During this time wine grapes were grown in Europe up to 300 miles north of their present northerly growing limit. The Vikings took... Medieval Warm Period
  • For other uses, see Viking can refer to: Viking Age - the name of the period between 793 A.D and 1066 A.D in Scandinavia Viking - the name of seafaring Scandinavians during the Viking Age (in the western trail) Varangian - the name of seafaring Scandinavians during the Viking Age (in... Viking groups settle in northern The French Republic or France ( French (Français) Spoken in: The French Republic or France ( French (Fran ais) Spoken in: France and 53 other countries Region: Europe Total speakers: 128 million Ranking: 11 Genetic classification: Indo-European  Italic   Romance    Italo-Western   ... France - Norse become This article talks about the Norman people. There is also a city named Norman, Oklahoma in the United States. The Normans (adapted from the name Northmen or Norsemen) were Scandinavian invaders (especially Danish Vikings) who began to occupy the northern area of France now known as Normandy in the latter... Normans
  • Foundation of Cluny nowadays The town of Cluny or Clugny lies in the modern-day département of Saône-et-Loire in the région of France, near Mâcon. Contents // 1 Cluny and Monasticism 1.1 Founding 1.2 Organisation 1.3 Cluny and the Arts 1.4 Clunys... Cluny, first federated Monasticism (from Greek: monachos—a solitary person) is the religious practice of renouncing all worldly pursuits in order to fully devote ones life to spiritual work. Many religions have monastic elements, including Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, and Islam, Jainism though the expressions differ considerably. Those pursuing a monastic life... monastic order
  • [edit (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Template:History_of_Russia&action=edit)] History of Russia Early East Slavs Khazars Kievan Rus Volga Bulgaria Mongol invasion Golden Horde Muscovy Imperial Russia Revolution of 1905 Revolution of 1917 Civil War Soviet Union Russian Federation The Khazars were a Turkic... Khazar kingdom is attacked and defeated by History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia -1... Early East Slavs History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia series, History of Ukraine, and History of Belarus Early East Slavs Kievan Rus... Kievan Rus ( Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed in... 965)
  • Collapse of the central lowland This article is about the pre-Columbian Maya civilization. See Maya people for a discussion of the modern Maya. The Maya are a people of southern Mexico and northern Central America (Guatemala, Belize, western Honduras, and El Salvador) with some 3,000 years of rich history. The Maya were part... Maya civilization. End of Classic Maya period, begin Post-Classic Maya.
  • Rise of the The Toltecs (or Toltec or Tolteca) were a Pre-Columbian Native American people who dominated much of central Mexico between the 10th and 12th century AD. Their language, Nahuatl, was also spoken by the Aztecs. Columns in the form of Toltec warriors, in Tula They originated as a militaristic nomadic... Toltecs in For other uses, see Mexico (disambiguation). The United Mexican States or Mexico (Spanish: Estados Unidos Mexicanos or México; regarding the use of the variant spelling Méjico, see section The name below) is a country located in North America, bordered to the north by the United States, to the... Mexico.
  • Collapse of This article is part of the Czech history series. Samos realm Great Moravia Czech lands: 880s-1198 Czech lands: 1198-1526 Czech lands: 1526-1648 Czech lands: 1648-1867 Czech lands: 1867-1918 Czech lands: 1918-1992 Great Moravia (Czech Velká Morava, Slovak Veľká Morava, Latin Magna... Great Moravia
  • Statues of Buddha such as this, the Tian Tan Buddha statue in Hong Kong, remind followers to practice right living. Buddhism is a religion and philosophy based on the teachings of the Buddha, Siddhārtha Gautama (Sanskrit; in Pāli, Siddhattha Gotama), who lived between approximately 563 and... Buddhist temple construction commences at Pagan (also known as Bagan) was an important ancient kingdom in Myanmar. Its first king Anawrahta reigned from 1044-1077. Temples in Pagan. A Pagan Buddha, 12th century. Anawrahta is said to have been converted to Theravada Buddhism by a Mon monk, after which he made a pilgrimage to Sri... Pagan, The Union of Myanmar, also known as Burma, is a country in Southeast Asia. The country has been ruled by a military government since a coup in 1988. The country is a developing nation. It has a population of approximately forty-three million Pyidaungzu Myanmar Naingngandaw (In Detail) (Full size... Myanmar
  • The Laguna Copperplate inscription, found 1989 in Laguna de Bay, in the metroplex of Manila, Philippines, has inscribed on it a date of Saka era 822, corresponding to April 21st, 900CE according to Vedic astronomy, containing words from Sanskrit, old Javanese, old Malay and old Tagalog, releasing its bearer, Namwaran... Laguna Copperplate Inscription, Kavi is the oldest script of Javanese language, and is derived from the Indic Brahmi. A more recent script was Jawi. These scripts were used in the Singhasari kingdom of Java. The more recent scripts were extant in the Majapahit Empire of Java, Bali, Borneo and Sumatra. The scripts are... Kavi script, inscribed in Map of the Philippines showing the island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Luzon refers to the largest and most important island in the Philippines and to one of the three island groups in the country, with Visayas and Mindanao being the other two. As an island, Luzon is the... Luzon, The Republic of the Philippines is an island nation consisting of an archipelago of 7,107 islands, lying in the tropical western Pacific Ocean about 100 kilometers southeast of mainland Asia. Spain (1565-1898) and the United States (1898-1946), colonized the country and have been the largest influences on... Philippines, dated Saka year 822 (AD For other uses, see number 900. Years: 896 897 898 899 - 900 - 901 902 903 904 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Gyeonhwon formally establishes the kingdom of Hubaekje in southwestern Korea. Merchants from southwest Asia and India settle on... 900).
  • The This article is part of the History of Croatia series. Before the Croats Medieval Croatian state Union with Hungary Habsburg Empire First Yugoslavia Croatia during WWII Second Yugoslavia Modern Croatia The Croatian people trace their origins to Slavic peoples which moved into the territory of the former Roman provinces Pannonia... medieval Croatian state becomes a unified kingdom under Tomislav
  • Twentieth century For other uses, see Belgium (disambiguation). The word Belgian redirects to this page. For an article about the horse breed, see Belgian (horse). The Kingdom of Belgium (Dutch: Koninkrijk België, French: Royaume de Belgique, German: Königreich Belgien) is a country in Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, France, and the North Sea... Belgian Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. Start the AstroNomer article (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=AstroNomer&action=edit) If you have created this page in the past few minutes and it has not yet appeared, it may not be visible... astronomer Jean Meeus (born 1928) is a Belgian astronomer. He is sometimes known as Jan Meeus. He specializes in celestial mechanics. He wrote the textbook Astronomical Algorithms ISBN 0-943396-35-2. The asteroid 2213 Meeus is named after him. Categories: 1928 births | Belgian astronomers | Astronomers stubs ... Jean Meeus asserts that the orbits of all nine For other uses, see Planet (disambiguation). A planet (from the Greek πλανήτης, planetes or wanderers) is a body of considerable mass that orbits a star and that produces very little or no energy through nuclear fusion. Prior to the 1990s only nine were... planets were within the same 90% arc of the Mosaic of the planets of the solar system, excluding Pluto, and including Earths Moon. Note: planets are not portrayed in the same scale. The Solar System consists of the Sun and all the objects that orbit around it, including asteroids, comets, moons, and planets). The Earth is the third... solar system on February 1 is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 333 days remaining, (334 in leap years). February Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19... 1 February Years: 945 946 947 948 - 949 - 950 951 952 953 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Belgian astronomer Jean Meeus asserts that the orbits of all nine planets were within the same 90% arc of the solar system on 1... 949. The next time it is thought this will occur is on May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). There are 239 days remaining. May Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20... 6 May 2492.
  • Coastal A city is an urban area, differentiated from a town, village, or hamlet by size, population density, importance, or legal status. City can also be a synonym for downtown. Cities vary in size, although the smaller ones can also be referred to as villages or towns. Contents // 1 Introduction 2... cities on the Malay can mean: The Malay language The Malay people From or related to Malaysia See also Cape Malays Malay nationalism Communes that begin with Malay in Yonne, France: Malay-le-Grand Malay-le-Petit This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise... Malay A peninsula is a geographical formation consisting of an extension of land from a larger body that is surrounded by water on three sides. A peninsula can also be a headland, cape, promontory or spit. Peninsulas ( or peninsulae ) of the world: Contents // 1 Continental Europe 2 United Kingdom 3 Republic... peninsula are the seed for the first recorded Malay can mean: The Malay language The Malay people From or related to Malaysia See also Cape Malays Malay nationalism Communes that begin with Malay in Yonne, France: Malay-le-Grand Malay-le-Petit This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise... Malay In politics, a country (or in some cases, a group of countries) over which a king or queen reigns, is a kingdom, see: monarchy. In biological taxonomy (the study of the classification of organisms), the broadest category is a kingdom, see: kingdom (biology). Kingdoms is Origins Award-winning board game... kingdoms.
  • The The Fatimid Empire or Fatimid Caliphate ruled North Africa from A.D. 909 to 1171. The term Fatimite is sometimes used to refer to citizens of the Empire/Caliphate. The name Fatimid is derived from the name of daughter of the Prophet Muhammad, Fatima az-Zahra. The dynasty and its... Fatimid dynasty arises in eastern Algeria is a country in northern Africa with a coast on the Mediterranean Sea along the north and bordered by Tunisia in the northeast, Libya in the east, Niger in the southeast, Mali and Mauritania in the southwest, and Morocco and Western Sahara in the west (the Moroccan border is... Algeria.
  • The Kingdom of Sweden ( Swedish (svenska) Spoken in: Sweden (Swedish: Sverige) is a Nordic country in Scandinavia, in Northern Europe. It is bordered by Norway on the west, Finland on the northeast, the Skagerrak and the Kattegat on the southwest, and the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Bothnia on... Swedish influence extends to the Download high resolution version (1300x1000, 315 KB)Satellite image of the Black Sea Source: http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/viewrecord?25334 Copyright info: http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/help.html This image page contains items that originally came from a NASA website or publication. All works created by NASA are... Black Sea.

Significant people

  • Topiltzin Ce Acatl Quetzalcoatl (Our Prince One-Reed Feathered Serpent) was a 10th century Toltec leader. In later generations, he was a figure of legend often confused or conflated with the important Mesoamerican Deity Quetzalcoatl (feathered serpent). One estimation puts the years of his reign from 923 to 947, although... Topiltzin Ce Acatl Quetzalcoatl, semi-legendaric The Toltecs (or Toltec or Tolteca) were a Pre-Columbian Native American people who dominated much of central Mexico between the 10th and 12th century AD. Their language, Nahuatl, was also spoken by the Aztecs. Columns in the form of Toltec warriors, in Tula They originated as a militaristic nomadic... Toltec ruler, (exact years of his life are unknown).
  • Nicephorus II Phocas, Byzantine emperor 963-969, belonged to a Cappadocian family which had produced several distinguished generals. He was born about 912, joined the army at an early age, and, under Constantine VII, became commander on the eastern frontier. In the war with the Saracens he began with a... Nicephorus II, Emperor of the Timeline Byzantine Empire Date Event 330 Constantine I makes Constantinople his capital 395 The Empire is split into Eastern and Western halves, following the death of Theodosius I 527 Justinian I becomes emperor 532-537 Justinian builds the church of Hagia Sophia (Αγία Σοφί... Eastern Roman Empire (lived Years: 908 909 910 911 - 912 - 913 914 915 916 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Orso II Participazio becomes Doge of Venice Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticus becomes patriarch of Constantinople Births November 23 - Otto I the Great Holy Roman... 912 - Years: Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed... 969, reigned Years: 959 960 961 962 - 963 - 964 965 966 967 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Holy Roman Emperor Otto I defeats Mieszko I of Poland, compels him to pay tribute Luxembourg is founded, and the Blegium area becomes part... 963 - Years: Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed... 969).
  • Otto I the Great, The Holy Roman Emperor was, with some variation, the ruler of the Holy Roman Empire, the predecessor of modern Germany, during its existence from the 10th century until its collapse in 1806. The terminology of the title is somewhat confusing. The title of emperor was considered to have passed from... Holy Roman Emperor (lived Years: 908 909 910 911 - 912 - 913 914 915 916 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Orso II Participazio becomes Doge of Venice Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticus becomes patriarch of Constantinople Births November 23 - Otto I the Great Holy Roman... 912 - Years: 969 970 971 972 - 973 - 974 975 976 977 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Edgar of England is crowned king by Saint Dunstan Births September 15 - Al_Biruni, mathematician († 1048) Abu al-Ala al-Maarri, poet Deaths May... 973, reigned Years: 932 933 934 935 - 936 - 937 938 939 940 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Taejo of Goryeo (Wanggeon) defeats Hubaekje. Pope Leo VII gains popehood. Otto I is the first German king to be crowned in Aachen... 936 - Years: 969 970 971 972 - 973 - 974 975 976 977 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Edgar of England is crowned king by Saint Dunstan Births September 15 - Al_Biruni, mathematician († 1048) Abu al-Ala al-Maarri, poet Deaths May... 973).
  • King Edmund I Rank: 10th Ruled: October 27, 939–May 26, 946 Predecessor: Athelstan Date of Birth: 921 Place of Birth: Wessex, England Wives: Elgiva and Ethelfleda Buried: Glastonbury Abbey Date of Death: May 26, 946 Parents: Edward the Elder and Edgiva Edmund I, or Edmund the Deed-Doer (921... Edmund I of England (lived Years: 917 918 919 920 - 921 - 922 923 924 925 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Embassy of Ahmad ibn Fadlan from Baghdad to the king of the Volga Bulgars on behalf of the Abbasid Caliph al-Muqtadir. Births King... 921 - Years: 942 943 944 945 - 946 - 947 948 949 950 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne of... 946, reigned Years: 935 936 937 938 - 939 - 940 941 942 943 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Vietnam became a tributary kingdom to China. Edmund I of England succeeds to the throne of England Pope Stephen IX becomes pope. Births Deaths... 939 - Years: 942 943 944 945 - 946 - 947 948 949 950 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne of... 946).
  • John I, last name Kourkouas and surnamed Tzimisces (Greek: Ioannes Tzimisces Kourkouas, written Ιωάννης «Τζιμισκής» Κουρκούας), lived c. 925 - January 10, 976 and was East Roman Emperor from... John I Tzimisces, Emperor of the Timeline Byzantine Empire Date Event 330 Constantine I makes Constantinople his capital 395 The Empire is split into Eastern and Western halves, following the death of Theodosius I 527 Justinian I becomes emperor 532-537 Justinian builds the church of Hagia Sophia (Αγία Σοφί... Eastern Roman Empire (lived Years: 921 922 923 924 - 925 - 926 927 928 929 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Alfonso IV the Monk becomes king of Leon Ha-Mim proclaims himself a prophet among the Morocco Births John Kourkouas, later Emperor John I... 925 - Years: 972 973 974 975 - 976 - 977 978 979 980 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events January 10 - Basil II becomes Eastern Roman Emperor, see Byzantine Emperors. Brian Boru inaugurated as King of Munster. Samuil of Bulgaria starts reign as... 976, reigned Years: Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed... 969 - Years: 972 973 974 975 - 976 - 977 978 979 980 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events January 10 - Basil II becomes Eastern Roman Emperor, see Byzantine Emperors. Brian Boru inaugurated as King of Munster. Samuil of Bulgaria starts reign as... 976).
  • Otto II, The Holy Roman Emperor was, with some variation, the ruler of the Holy Roman Empire, the predecessor of modern Germany, during its existence from the 10th century until its collapse in 1806. The terminology of the title is somewhat confusing. The title of emperor was considered to have passed from... Holy Roman Emperor (lived Years: 951 952 953 954 - 955 - 956 957 958 959 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Otto I the Great defeats Magyars in the Battle of Lechfeld Births Deaths November 8 - Pope Agapetus II Categories: 955 ... 955 - Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and, arguably... 983, reigned Years: 969 970 971 972 - 973 - 974 975 976 977 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Edgar of England is crowned king by Saint Dunstan Births September 15 - Al_Biruni, mathematician († 1048) Abu al-Ala al-Maarri, poet Deaths May... 973 - Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and, arguably... 983).
  • Theophanu (956 - 991) (also known as Theophano) was born in Constantinople, the daughter of the Byzantine Emperor Romanus II and Theophanu. In 972 Theophanu married Otto II of Saxony, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, to seal a treaty between the Byzantine Empire and the Holy Roman Empire. Their children... Theophanu, wife of Otto II, mother and For the insecticide Regent, see Regent (insecticide) A regent is an acting governor. In a monarchy, a regent usually rules due to the actual monarchs absence, incapacity, or minority. In the case of Finland and Hungary, military officers served as regents in the absence of a monarch, while in... Regent of Otto III, (lived Years: 952 953 954 955 - 956 - 957 958 959 960 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Deaths April 8 - Gilbert of Chalon, Duke of Burgundy Categories: 956 ... 956 - Years: 987 988 989 990 - 991 - 992 993 994 995 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Battle of Maldon Sweyn I of Denmark recovers his throne Births Deaths Theophanu, empress, mother of Otto III Emperor Enyu of Japan Categories... 991, reigned Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and, arguably... 983- Years: 987 988 989 990 - 991 - 992 993 994 995 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Battle of Maldon Sweyn I of Denmark recovers his throne Births Deaths Theophanu, empress, mother of Otto III Emperor Enyu of Japan Categories... 991).
  • Tsar ( Bulgarian (Български, Bulgarski) Spoken in: Bulgaria and surrounding areas Region: The Balkans Total speakers: 12 million Ranking: 88 Genetic classification: Indo-European  Slavic   South    Eastern     Bulgarian Official status Official language of... Tsar Alternate usage: Samuil of the Britons Tsar Samuil of Bulgaria (c. 958 - October 6, 1014, reigned 976-1014) was a Bulgarian tsar. Although ultimately unsuccessful in saving his countrys independence from the incursions of Emperor Basil II of the Byzantine Empire, Samuil resisted him for decades and is the... Samuil of Bulgaria (lived Years: 954 955 956 957 - 958 - 959 960 961 962 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Kshemgupta, King of Kashmir dies and is succeeded by his young son Abhimanyu. Didda, widow of the former and mother of the later, becomes... 958 - Years: 1011 1012 1013 - 1014 - 1015 1016 1017 Decades: 980s 990s 1000s - 1010s - 1020s 1030s 1040s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1014 state leaders Events February 14 - Germany July 29 - Battle of Kleidion: Basil II inflicts not only a decisive defeat on the Bulgarian army, but his subsequent... 1014, reigned Years: 972 973 974 975 - 976 - 977 978 979 980 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events January 10 - Basil II becomes Eastern Roman Emperor, see Byzantine Emperors. Brian Boru inaugurated as King of Munster. Samuil of Bulgaria starts reign as... 976 - Years: 1011 1012 1013 - 1014 - 1015 1016 1017 Decades: 980s 990s 1000s - 1010s - 1020s 1030s 1040s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1014 state leaders Events February 14 - Germany July 29 - Battle of Kleidion: Basil II inflicts not only a decisive defeat on the Bulgarian army, but his subsequent... 1014).
  • Detail of the Millenium of Russia monument in Novgorod (1862) representing St Vladimir and his family. Saint Vladimir Svyatoslavich the Great (c.958–1015) was the grand prince of Kiev who converted to Christianity in 988, and proceeded to baptise the whole Kievan Rus. His name is known in... Vladimir I, Prince of History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia -1... Early East Slavs History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia History of Russia series, History of Ukraine, and History of Belarus Early East Slavs Kievan Rus... Kievan Rus (lived Years: 954 955 956 957 - 958 - 959 960 961 962 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Kshemgupta, King of Kashmir dies and is succeeded by his young son Abhimanyu. Didda, widow of the former and mother of the later, becomes... 958 - Years: 1012 1013 1014 - 1015 - 1016 1017 1018 Decades: 980s 990s 1000s - 1010s - 1020s 1030s 1040s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1015 state leaders Events August: Canute the Great invades England. Berserkers are banned in Norway. Olav Haraldsson becomes king of Norway. Sviatopolk succeeds Vladimir as prince of... 1015).
  • Painting of Basil II, from an 11th century manuscript. Basil II Bulgaroktonus (in Greek Basilios Bulgaroktonos, written Βασίλειος Βουλγαροκτόνος, lived 958_ December 15, 1025), Byzantine emperor (January 10, 976... Basil II, Emperor of the Timeline Byzantine Empire Date Event 330 Constantine I makes Constantinople his capital 395 The Empire is split into Eastern and Western halves, following the death of Theodosius I 527 Justinian I becomes emperor 532-537 Justinian builds the church of Hagia Sophia (Αγία Σοφί... Eastern Roman Empire, (lived Years: 954 955 956 957 - 958 - 959 960 961 962 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Kshemgupta, King of Kashmir dies and is succeeded by his young son Abhimanyu. Didda, widow of the former and mother of the later, becomes... 958 - Years: 1022 1023 1024 - 1025 - 1026 1027 1028 Decades: 990s 1000s 1010s - 1020s - 1030s 1040s 1050s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1025 state leaders Events April 18 - Boleslaw I Chrobry is crowned as the first king of Poland. Srivijaya, a partly Buddhist kingdom based on Sumatra, is raided... 1025, reigned Years: 972 973 974 975 - 976 - 977 978 979 980 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events January 10 - Basil II becomes Eastern Roman Emperor, see Byzantine Emperors. Brian Boru inaugurated as King of Munster. Samuil of Bulgaria starts reign as... 976 - Years: 1022 1023 1024 - 1025 - 1026 1027 1028 Decades: 990s 1000s 1010s - 1020s - 1030s 1040s 1050s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1025 state leaders Events April 18 - Boleslaw I Chrobry is crowned as the first king of Poland. Srivijaya, a partly Buddhist kingdom based on Sumatra, is raided... 1025).
  • Otto III, The Holy Roman Emperor was, with some variation, the ruler of the Holy Roman Empire, the predecessor of modern Germany, during its existence from the 10th century until its collapse in 1806. The terminology of the title is somewhat confusing. The title of emperor was considered to have passed from... Holy Roman Emperor (lived Years: 976 977 978 979 - 980 - 981 982 983 984 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Emperor Ichijo of Japan Humbert I of Savoy Avicenna Godiva, Countess of Mercia Deaths Categories: 980 ... 980 - Years: 999 1000 1001 - 1002 - 1003 1004 1005 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1002 state leaders Events November 13 - English king Ethelred gives order to kill all Danes in England. Brian Boru rises to power in Ireland, taking the title... 1002, reigned Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and, arguably... 983 - Years: 999 1000 1001 - 1002 - 1003 1004 1005 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1002 state leaders Events November 13 - English king Ethelred gives order to kill all Danes in England. Brian Boru rises to power in Ireland, taking the title... 1002).

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Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Decades: 840s - 850s _ 860s - 870s - 880s - 890s - 900s - 910s - 920s - 930s - 940s Years: 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 Events Categories: 890s ... 890s Years: 886 887 888 889 - 890 - 891 892 893 894 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events The sovereignty of prince Svatopluk I in Bohemia is confirmed. First ceremonial visit by a Welsh king (Anarawd, King of Gwynedd to an English... 890 Years: 887 888 889 890 - 891 - 892 893 894 895 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events October 6 - Election of Pope Formosus Arnulf of Carinthia defeats the Normans at the Battle of Leuven Births Abd ar-Rahman III, emir and... 891 Years: 888 889 890 891 - 892 - 893 894 895 896 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Poppo of Thuringia, count of the march in Thuringia,is deposed by the German Carolingian king Arnulf of Carinthia Arnulf of Carinthia invades Great... 892 Years: 889 890 891 892 - 893 - 894 895 896 897 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Simeon I succeeds Vladimir as king of Bulgaria. Galindo II Aznarez succeeds Aznar II Galindez as Count of Aragon. Nicholas Mysticus becomes Patriarch of... 893 Years: 890 891 892 893 - 894 - 895 896 897 898 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Births Deaths Events Northumbrians and East Angles swear allegiance to Alfred the Great. And promptly break their truce by attacking the south-west of England... 894 Years: 891 892 893 894 - 895 - 896 897 898 899 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Bohemia breaks away from Great Moravia Arnulf of Carinthia undertakes his second Italian campaign Approximate date of composition of the Musica enchiriadis, the beginnings... 895 Years: 892 893 894 895 - 896 - 897 898 899 900 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events The Bulgarians, under Simeon I, defeat the Byzantine Empire at Bulgarophygon. Births Deaths Pope Formosus Categories: 896 ... 896 Years: 893 894 895 896 - 897 - 898 899 900 901 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events January - the Cadaver Synod July/August- Pope Stephen VII dies and is succeeded by Pope Romanus. November - Pope Romanus is deposed. December - A son... 897 Years: 894 895 896 897 - 898 - 899 900 901 902 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Accession of Pope John IX Accession of King Kasyapa IV of Sri Lanka Magyar army headed by Almosh besieges Kiev Magyar tribes found state... 898 Years: 895 896 897 898 - 899 - 900 901 902 903 Decades: 860s 870s 880s - 890s - 900s 910s 920s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Edward the Elder becomes King of England. Gorm the Old becomes King of Denmark. Regino of Prüm is expelled from Prüm and... 899
These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. The individual century pages contain lists of decades and years. See history for different organizations of historical events. See Calendar and List of calendars for other groupings of years. For earlier time periods see cosmological timeline, geologic timescale, evolutionary timeline, pleistocene... 900s For other uses, see number 900. Years: 896 897 898 899 - 900 - 901 902 903 904 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century Events Gyeonhwon formally establishes the kingdom of Hubaekje in southwestern Korea. Merchants from southwest Asia and India settle on... 900 Years: 897 898 899 900 - 901 - 902 903 904 905 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Mesoamerican ballgame court dedicated at Uxmal Kingdom of Taebong established in Korean peninsula Fuzhou city was expanded with construction of a new city wall... 901 Years: 898 899 900 901 - 902 - 903 904 905 906 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Categories: 902 ... 902 Years: 899 900 901 902 - 903 - 904 905 906 907 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Vikings invade England. Births December 7 - Abd_al_Rahman Al Sufi, Persian astronomer Deaths Categories: 903 ... 903 Years: 900 901 902 903 - 904 - 905 906 907 908 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Accession of Sergius III Destruction of Changan, the capital of Tang Dynasty and the largest city in the ancient world. Births Deaths Categories... 904 Years: 901 902 903 904 - 905 - 906 907 908 909 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Alternate meaning: Area code 905 Events Births Deaths Categories: 905 ... 905 Years: 902 903 904 905 - 906 - 907 908 909 910 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Categories: 906 ... 906 Years: 903 904 905 906 - 907 - 908 909 910 911 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Oleg lead Kievan Rus in a campaign against Constantinople Yeluu Abaoji establishes Liao (Khitan) dynasty Births Deaths Categories: 907 ... 907 Years: 904 905 906 907 - 908 - 909 910 911 912 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Categories: 908 ... 908 Years: 905 906 907 908 - 909 - 910 911 912 913 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Aghlabid dynasty in North Africa overthrown by the Fatimids Kingdom Min was established in todays Fujian Province, with Fuzhou as its capital. Births... 909
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 860s - 870s _ 880s - 890s - 900s - 910s - 920s - 930s - 940s - 950s - 960s Years: 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 Events: construction begins on the first church at the monastery of Cluny Categories: 910s ... 910s Years: 906 907 908 909 - 910 - 911 912 913 914 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Foundation of the Benedictine monastery of Cluny Chinese Zhou dynasty monarch 懿王 yi4 wang2 is succeeded by 孝王 xiao4 wang2 Hashavarman I... 910 This article is about the year 911 A.D. For other uses, see 911 (disambiguation). Years: 907 908 909 910 - 911 - 912 913 914 915 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Lower Seine area is ceded to Scandinavian invaders as... 911 Years: 908 909 910 911 - 912 - 913 914 915 916 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Orso II Participazio becomes Doge of Venice Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticus becomes patriarch of Constantinople Births November 23 - Otto I the Great Holy Roman... 912 Years: Years: 905 906 907 908 - 909 - 910 911 912 913 Decades: 870s 880s 890s - 900s - 910s 920s 930s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Aghlabid dynasty in North Africa overthrown by the Fatimids Kingdom Min was established in todays Fujian Province, with Fuzhou as its capital. Births... 913 Years: 910 911 912 913 - 914 - 915 916 917 918 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Town of Warwick, England founded on the River Avon Vikings conquer much of Ireland Byzantine Empire battles with Bulgaria over city of Adrianople, which... 914 Years: 911 912 913 914 - 915 - 916 917 918 919 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Fatimid armies invaded Egypt. Pope John X cooperates with a court at Constantinople to drive Moslems from a castle at Garigliano. Hou Liang Mo... 915 Years: 912 913 914 915 - 916 - 917 918 919 920 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events City of Mahdia founded in Tunisia Mercian warrior queen Aethelflaed conquers Wales Births Deaths St. Clement of Ohrid Categories: 916 ... 916 Years: 913 914 915 916 - 917 - 918 919 920 921 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events August 20 - Battle of Anchialus: Tsar Simeon I of Bulgaria invades Thrace and drives the Byzantines out. Births Deaths Categories: 917 ... 917 Years: 914 915 916 917 - 918 - 919 920 921 922 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Taebong has been overthrown and Goryeo established in Korean peninsula. Deaths Ethelfleda September 10 - Count Baldwin II of Flanders December 23 - Conrad of Franconia... 918 Years: 915 916 917 918 - 919 - 920 921 922 923 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Edward I of England conquers Bedford. Henry the Fowler is crowned King of Germany. Henry the Fowler fortifies Magdeburg against the Magyars and... 919
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 870s - 880s _ 890s - 900s - 910s - 920s - 930s - 940s - 950s - 960s -- 970s Years: 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 Events: Categories: 920s ... 920s Years: Years: 912 913 914 915 - 916 - 917 918 919 920 Decades: 880s 890s 900s - 910s - 920s 930s 940s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events City of Mahdia founded in Tunisia Mercian warrior queen Aethelflaed conquers Wales Births Deaths St. Clement of Ohrid Categories: 916 ... 916 Years: 913... 920 Years: 917 918 919 920 - 921 - 922 923 924 925 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Embassy of Ahmad ibn Fadlan from Baghdad to the king of the Volga Bulgars on behalf of the Abbasid Caliph al-Muqtadir. Births King... 921 Years: 918 919 920 921 - 922 - 923 924 925 926 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths March 26 - Al-Hallaj, Sufi writer and teacher Categories: 922 ... 922 Years: 919 920 921 922 - 923 - 924 925 926 927 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events June 15 - Battle of Soissons: King Robert I of France is killed, King Charles the Simple is arrested by the supporters of Duke Rudolph... 923 Years: 920 921 922 923 - 924 - 925 926 927 928 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Athelstan of England succeeds to the throne. Births Deaths July 17 - Edward the Elder, King of England Categories: 924 ... 924 Years: 921 922 923 924 - 925 - 926 927 928 929 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Alfonso IV the Monk becomes king of Leon Ha-Mim proclaims himself a prophet among the Morocco Births John Kourkouas, later Emperor John I... 925 Years: 922 923 924 925 - 926 - 927 928 929 930 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Bohai is conquered by the Khitan Births Emperor Murakami of Japan Deaths Categories: 926 ... 926 Years: 923 924 925 926 - 927 - 928 929 930 931 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hubaekje sacks the Silla capital of Gyeongju and places King Gyeongsun on the throne. Hubaekje and Goryeo forces fight near Daegu; the Goryeo army... 927 Years: 924 925 926 927 - 928 - 929 930 931 932 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Dao Kang Di succeeds Gong Hui Di and is followed in the same year by Tai Zu, all of the Dali Gu Dynasty in... 928 Years: 925 926 927 928 - 929 - 930 931 932 933 Decades: 890s 900s 910s - 920s - 930s 940s 950s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Emir Abd-ar-rahman III of Cordoba declares himself caliph. Pope Stephen VIII succeeds Pope Leo VI Births Deaths Al-Batani - astronomer Categories: 929... 929
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 880s - 890s _ 900s - 910s - 920s - 930s - 940s - 950s - 960s - 970s - 980s Years: 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 Events: Categories: 930s ... 930s Years: 926 927 928 929 - 930 - 931 932 933 934 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events With the establishment of the Icelandic Althing, now the worlds oldest parliament, the Icelandic Commonwealth is founded. Emperor Suzaku ascends to the throne... 930 Years: 927 928 929 930 - 931 - 932 933 934 935 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Ramiro II of Leon becomes king of León Eric Bloodaxe becomes second king of Norway Births Deaths Emperor Uda of Japan Harald I... 931 Years: 928 929 930 931 - 932 - 933 934 935 936 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Foundation of the St. Ursenstift by the Burgundian queen Bertha in Solothurn. Wildeck castle built by the Emperor Henry I in Zschopau. Births Deaths... 932 Years: 929 930 931 932 - 933 - 934 935 936 937 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Jersey was seized by William Longsword, Duke of Normandy . Shiragi Arabs from Persia settle on the Comoros. Henry the Fowler defeated the Magyars at... 933 Years: 930 931 932 933 - 934 - 935 936 937 938 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events The Goryeo army defeats Hubaekje forces in present-day Hongseong County. Births Deaths Categories: 934 ... 934 Years: 931 932 933 934 - 935 - 936 937 938 939 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Vaclav (Saint Wenceslas), Duke of the Bohemians, murdered by his brother, Boleslav I, who succeeds him Gyeonhwon, the king of Hubaekje, is overthrown by... 935 Years: 932 933 934 935 - 936 - 937 938 939 940 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Taejo of Goryeo (Wanggeon) defeats Hubaekje. Pope Leo VII gains popehood. Otto I is the first German king to be crowned in Aachen... 936 Years: 933 934 935 936 - 937 - 938 939 940 941 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Athelstan wins the Battle of Brunanburh September 21 - Magdeburg is now the capital of the Holy Roman Empire, after a Diet held by Otto... 937 Years: 934 935 936 937 - 938 - 939 940 941 942 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Lioa Dynasty took over Peking naming it as their South Palace [Nanjing] Births Hugh Capet, king of France (d. 996) Deaths Thankmar, half-brother... 938 Years: 935 936 937 938 - 939 - 940 941 942 943 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Vietnam became a tributary kingdom to China. Edmund I of England succeeds to the throne of England Pope Stephen IX becomes pope. Births Deaths... 939
These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. The individual century pages contain lists of decades and years. See history for different organizations of historical events. See Calendar and List of calendars for other groupings of years. For earlier time periods see cosmological timeline, geologic timescale, evolutionary timeline, pleistocene... 940s Years: 936 937 938 939 - 940 - 941 942 943 944 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Brian Boru, high king of Ireland Abul-Wafa, iranian mathematician Deaths ar-Radi (Caliph of Baghdad) Athelstan, who was succeeded by his... 940 Years: Years: 933 934 935 936 - 937 - 938 939 940 941 Decades: 900s 910s 920s - 930s - 940s 950s 960s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Athelstan wins the Battle of Brunanburh September 21 - Magdeburg is now the capital of the Holy Roman Empire, after a Diet held by... 941 Years: 938 939 940 941 - 942 - 943 944 945 946 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Kaminarimon, the eight-pillared gate to Japans Kinryuzan Sensouji Temple is erected. Southern Han Dynasty ends in China October 30 - Pope Marinus II... 942 Years: 939 940 941 942 - 943 - 944 945 946 947 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Constantin II of Scotland retires and becomes a monk, succeeded by his cousin Malcolm I of Scotland Births Deaths Harald I of Norway... 943 Years: 940 941 942 943 - 944 - 945 946 947 948 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events City of Algiers (re)founded by the Zirid king Buluggin ibn Ziri Abu Yazid launches a rebellion against the Fatimids in the Aures mountains... 944 Years: 941 942 943 944 - 945 - 946 947 948 949 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Saint Dunstan abbot at Glastonbury Edmund I of England conquers Strathclyde Howell the Good convenes a conference at Whitland, which reforms the laws of... 945 Years: 942 943 944 945 - 946 - 947 948 949 950 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne of... 946 Years: 943 944 945 946 - 947 - 948 949 950 951 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Topiltzin Ce Acatl Quetzalcoatl, Toltec ruler Categories: 947 ... 947 Years: 944 945 946 947 - 948 - 949 950 951 952 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Otto I the Great founds missionary dioceses of Brandenburg, Havelburg, Ribe, Aarhus, and Schleswig Births Deaths Categories: 948 ... 948 Years: 945 946 947 948 - 949 - 950 951 952 953 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Belgian astronomer Jean Meeus asserts that the orbits of all nine planets were within the same 90% arc of the solar system on 1... 949
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 900s - 910s _ 920s - 930s - 940s - 950s - 960s - 970s - 980s - 990s - 1000s Years: 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 Events Categories: 950s ... 950s Years: Years: 942 943 944 945 - 946 - 947 948 949 950 Decades: 910s 920s 930s - 940s - 950s 960s 970s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne... 950 Years: 947 948 949 950 - 951 - 952 953 954 955 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Allat the Maharana of Mewar come to powers. The king of Lombardy dies and his widow, Adelaide is seized by an ursurper, Berengar. (See... 951 Years: 948 949 950 951 - 952 - 953 954 955 956 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century 952 (number) Events Hugh Capet marries Adelaide of Aquitaine Deaths Emperor Suzaku of Japan Hugh the Black, Duke of Burgundy Categories: 952 ... 952 Years: 949 950 951 952 - 953 - 954 955 956 957 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events First time that Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal appeared in a roman map. Births Deaths Categories: 953 ... 953 Years: 950 951 952 953 - 954 - 955 956 957 958 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events King Malcolm I of Scotland is killed in battle against Highlanders. He is succeeded by Indulf I of Scotland Chateau Chinon is built by... 954 Years: 951 952 953 954 - 955 - 956 957 958 959 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Otto I the Great defeats Magyars in the Battle of Lechfeld Births Deaths November 8 - Pope Agapetus II Categories: 955 ... 955 Years: 952 953 954 955 - 956 - 957 958 959 960 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Deaths April 8 - Gilbert of Chalon, Duke of Burgundy Categories: 956 ... 956 Years: 953 954 955 956 - 957 - 958 959 960 961 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Categories: 957 ... 957 Years: 954 955 956 957 - 958 - 959 960 961 962 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Kshemgupta, King of Kashmir dies and is succeeded by his young son Abhimanyu. Didda, widow of the former and mother of the later, becomes... 958 Years: 955 956 957 958 - 959 - 960 961 962 963 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events October 1 - Edwy, king of England dies and is succeeded by his brother Edgar. Dunstan becomes bishop of Worcester, England and London Births Emperor... 959
These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. The individual century pages contain lists of decades and years. See history for different organizations of historical events. See Calendar and List of calendars for other groupings of years. For earlier time periods see cosmological timeline, geologic timescale, evolutionary timeline, pleistocene... 960s Years: Years: 952 953 954 955 - 956 - 957 958 959 960 Decades: 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Deaths April 8 - Gilbert of Chalon, Duke of Burgundy Categories: 956 ... 956 Years: 953 954 955 956 - 957 - 958 959 960 961 Decades: 920s... 960 Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed in... 961 Years: 958 959 960 961 - 962 - 963 964 965 966 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events February 2 - Pope John XII crowns Otto I the Great Holy Roman Emperor. Death of Indulf, King of the Scots and Picts; succeeded by... 962 Years: 959 960 961 962 - 963 - 964 965 966 967 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Holy Roman Emperor Otto I defeats Mieszko I of Poland, compels him to pay tribute Luxembourg is founded, and the Blegium area becomes part... 963 Years: 960 961 962 963 - 964 - 965 966 967 968 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Nicephorus II begins campaign to recapture Cilicia. Pope Benedict V chosen as pope by people of Rome over Pope Leo VIII, but then deposed... 964 Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed in... 965 Years: 962 963 964 965 - 966 - 967 968 969 970 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events April 14 or April 30 - Mieszko I, first duke of Poland, baptised a Christian Births Fujiwara no Michinaga, Japanese regent Boleslaus I of Poland... 966 Years: Years: 959 960 961 962 - 963 - 964 965 966 967 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Holy Roman Emperor Otto I defeats Mieszko I of Poland, compels him to pay tribute Luxembourg is founded, and the Blegium area becomes... 967 Years: 964 965 966 967 - 968 - 969 970 971 972 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Emperor Kazan of Japan Ethelred II of England Romanus Argyrus, later Romanus III of the Eastern Roman Empire. May 14 - Leofric, Earl of... 968 Years: Years: Years: 957 958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964 965 Decades: 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control Harald I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxes sons but was killed... 969
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 920s - 930s _ 940s - 950s - 960s - 970s - 980s - 990s - 1000s - 1010s - 1020s Years: 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 Events Categories: 970s ... 970s Years: 966 967 968 969 - 970 - 971 972 973 974 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Major volcano eruption in Mashu Japan Devastating decade long famine begins in France Byzantine Emperor John I successfully defends the Eastern Roman Empire from... 970 Years: 967 968 969 970 - 971 - 972 973 974 975 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Culen of Scotland Categories: 971 ... 971 Years: 968 969 970 971 - 972 - 973 974 975 976 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Otto II marries Theophanu, Byzantine princess. Battle of Cedynia - Polish duke Mieszko I defeats Germans. Pope Benedict VI succeeds Pope John XIII as pope... 972 Years: 969 970 971 972 - 973 - 974 975 976 977 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Edgar of England is crowned king by Saint Dunstan Births September 15 - Al_Biruni, mathematician († 1048) Abu al-Ala al-Maarri, poet Deaths May... 973 Years: 970 971 972 973 - 974 - 975 976 977 978 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Antipope Boniface VII succeeds Pope Benedict VI. The Byzantine Empire retakes Syria including Aleppo from the Abbasids. Al-Tai succeeds Al-Muti as... 974 Years: 971 972 973 974 - 975 - 976 977 978 979 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Coronation of King Edward the Martyr Births Deaths July 8 Edgar of England Categories: 975 ... 975 Years: 972 973 974 975 - 976 - 977 978 979 980 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events January 10 - Basil II becomes Eastern Roman Emperor, see Byzantine Emperors. Brian Boru inaugurated as King of Munster. Samuil of Bulgaria starts reign as... 976 Years: 973 974 975 976 - 977 - 978 979 980 981 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Hunain ibn Ishaq, Egyptian physician Categories: 977 ... 977 Years: 974 975 976 977 - 978 - 979 980 981 982 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Badìa Fiorentina, an abbey in Italy, is founded by Willa, Margravine of Tuscany. Ethelred II becomes king of England at age 10, following... 978 Years: 975 976 977 978 - 979 - 980 981 982 983 Decades: 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events: The Tynwald, the parliament of the Isle of Man, is founded. Ethelred succeeds his brother Edward as king of England Births: Estrid of the... 979
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 930s - 940s _ 950s - 960s - 970s - 980s - 990s - 1000s - 1010s - 1020s - 1030s Years: 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 Events Kievan Rus accepts Eastern Orthodox Christianity Categories: 980s ... 980s Years: 976 977 978 979 - 980 - 981 982 983 984 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Emperor Ichijo of Japan Humbert I of Savoy Avicenna Godiva, Countess of Mercia Deaths Categories: 980 ... 980 Years: 977 978 979 980 - 981 - 982 983 984 985 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Princess Theodora, later Empress of the Eastern Roman Empire. Deaths Categories: 981 ... 981 Years: 978 979 980 981 - 982 - 983 984 985 986 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Greenland founded by Erik the Red ; first contact of Europeans with North America Births Emma of Normandy Atisha the Bengali Buddhist Saint Deaths... 982 Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and, arguably... 983 Years: 980 981 982 983 - 984 - 985 986 987 988 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events End of the reign of Emperor Enyu of Japan Emperor Kazan ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths Categories: 984 ... 984 Years: Years: 977 978 979 980 - 981 - 982 983 984 985 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Princess Theodora, later Empress of the Eastern Roman Empire. Deaths Categories: 981 ... 981 Years: 978 979 980 981 - 982 - 983 984 985... 985 Years: Years: 978 979 980 981 - 982 - 983 984 985 986 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Greenland founded by Erik the Red ; first contact of Europeans with North America Births Emma of Normandy Atisha the Bengali Buddhist Saint... 986 Years: Years: 979 980 981 982 - 983 - 984 985 986 987 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Hugh Capet, a distant relative of the last Carolingian king of the Franks, is crowned King of France, beginning the Capetian dynasty and... 987 Years: Years: 980 981 982 983 - 984 - 985 986 987 988 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events End of the reign of Emperor Enyu of Japan Emperor Kazan ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths Categories: 984 ... 984 Years... 988 For the video game developers, see 989 Studios. Years: 985 986 987 988 - 989 - 990 991 992 993 Decades: 950s 960s 970s - 980s - 990s 1000s 1010s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths Categories: 989 ... 989
Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Decades: 940s - 950s _ 960s - 970s - 980s - 990s - 1000s - 1010s _ 1020s - 1030s - 1040s 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 Events: Sei Shonagon writes The Pillow Book, a compilation of her daily observations, thoughts and feelings as an... 990s Years: 986 987 988 989 - 990 - 991 992 993 994 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Construction of the Al-Hakim Mosque begins in Cairo. Births Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor (approximate) Edmund II of England, (approximate) Mieszko II of... 990 Years: 987 988 989 990 - 991 - 992 993 994 995 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Battle of Maldon Sweyn I of Denmark recovers his throne Births Deaths Theophanu, empress, mother of Otto III Emperor Enyu of Japan Categories... 991 Years: 988 989 990 991 - 992 - 993 994 995 996 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Deaths May 25 - Mieszko I Borell II, Count of Barcelona from 947 to 992. Categories: 992 ... 992 Years: 989 990 991 992 - 993 - 994 995 996 997 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events July 4 - Saint Ulrich of Augsburg canonized Births Deaths Categories: 993 ... 993 Years: 990 991 992 993 - 994 - 995 996 997 998 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Births Canute the Great (approximate) (+ 1035) Deaths Leopold I, Margrave of Austria Categories: 994 ... 994 Years: 991 992 993 994 - 995 - 996 997 998 999 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events (Erik Segersäll) is succeeded by (Olof Skötkonung), the first baptized ruler of Sweden. See Swedish monarchs. Births Canute the Great (approximate) (d... 995 Years: 993 994 995 - 996 - 997 998 999 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events March/April - Pope John XV dies before being being able to coronate Otto III, King of Germany as Holy Roman Emperor. Otto resides in Pavia while... 996 Years: 994 995 996 - 997 - 998 999 1000 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events City of Gdansk is founded Saint Adalbert of Prague is sent to Prussia by Boleslaus I of Poland Samuil of Bulgaria crowned Tsar by Pope Gregory... 997 Years: 995 996 997 - 998 - 999 1000 1001 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century Events Benedictine abbey founded at Sherborne Births Deaths Abul-Wafa, iranian mathematician Categories: 998 ... 998 For other uses, see number 999. Years: 996 997 998 - 999 - 1000 1001 1002 Decades: 960s 970s 980s - 990s - 1000s 1010s 1020s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century 999 (number) Events Silesia is incorporated into territory ruled by Boleslaus I of Poland Pope Silvester II succeeds Pope Gregory V... 999
These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. The individual century pages contain lists of decades and years. See history for different organizations of historical events. See Calendar and List of calendars for other groupings of years. For earlier time periods see cosmological timeline, geologic timescale, evolutionary timeline, pleistocene... 1000s For other uses, see number 1000. Years: 997 998 999 - 1000 - 1001 1002 1003 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century 1000 state leaders Contents // 1 Events 2 Births 3 Deaths 4 See also Events World Population 300 million. Gunpowder invented in... 1000 For other uses, see number 1001. Years: 998 999 1000 - 1001 - 1002 1003 1004 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1001 state leaders Events Grand Prince Stephen I of Hungary is named the first King of Hungary by Pope Silvester II... 1001 Years: 999 1000 1001 - 1002 - 1003 1004 1005 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1002 state leaders Events November 13 - English king Ethelred gives order to kill all Danes in England. Brian Boru rises to power in Ireland, taking the title... 1002 Years: 1000 1001 1002 - 1003 - 1004 1005 1006 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1003 state leaders Events Sweyn I of Denmark begins his first invasion of England. Humbert I becomes the first count of Savoy. King Robert II of France... 1003 Years: 1001 1002 1003 - 1004 - 1005 1006 1007 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1004 state leaders Events December: End of the Samanid dynasty in Bokhara. Boleslaus I of Poland loses Bohemia after having become duke the previous year. He is... 1004 Years: 1002 1003 1004 - 1005 - 1006 1007 1008 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1005 state leaders Events Malcolm II succeeds Kenneth III as king of Scotland. Pomerania revolts against the church. Schaffhausen starts minting its own coins. Births Macbeth I... 1005 Years: 1003 1004 1005 - 1006 - 1007 1008 1009 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1006 state leaders Events Aelfheah (St. Alphege) becomes archbishop of Canterbury. The brightest supernova ever recorded is observed in the constellation of Lupus Holmgang declared illegal in... 1006 Years: 1004 1005 1006 - 1007 - 1008 1009 1010 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1007 state leaders Events Aethelred buys two years of peace with the Danes for 36,000 pounds of silver. Songjiang County, the later city of Shanghai, is... 1007 Years: 1005 1006 1007 - 1008 - 1009 1010 1011 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1008 state leaders Events Olof, king of Sweden, is baptized. Bruno of Querfurt and others try to establish a mission among the Prussians. Mohammed II succeeds Hisham... 1008 Years: 1006 1007 1008 - 1009 - 1010 1011 1012 Decades: 970s 980s 990s - 1000s - 1010s 1020s 1030s Centuries: 10th century - 11th century - 12th century 1009 state leaders Events February 14: First known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg. October 18: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre... 1009

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