|Centuries:||9th century - 10th century - 11th century|
|Decades:|| 920s 930s 940s - 950s - 960s 970s 980s
|Years:||956 957 958 - 959 - 960 961 962|
|Gregorian calendar||959 |
|Ab urbe condita||1712|
|Armenian calendar||408 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-885 – -884|
|Coptic calendar||675 – 676|
|Ethiopian calendar||951 – 952|
|Hebrew calendar||4719 – 4720|
|- Vikram Samvat||1014 – 1015|
|- Shaka Samvat||881 – 882|
|- Kali Yuga||4060 – 4061|
|Iranian calendar||337 – 338|
|Islamic calendar||347 – 348|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1619|
|Thai solar calendar||1502|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Europe[edit | edit source]
- October 1 — Edwy, king of England dies and is succeeded by his brother Edgar.
- Dunstan becomes bishop of Worcester and London.
- Bruno I divides the Duchy of Lorraine with his nephew Frederic.
Births[edit | edit source]
- Emperor En'yū of Japan
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- October 1 — King Edwy of England
- November 9 — Constantine VII, Byzantine Emperor (b. 905)
- Aelfsige, Archbishop of Canterbury
- Chai Rong, also known as Emperor Shizong of Later Zhou
People of the year 959 at Familypedia
3 people were born in 959
0 children were born to the 0 women born in 959
5 people died in 959
227 people lived in 959
Events of the year 959 at Familypedia
1 people were married in 959.
|Hlodver Wiffen Thorfinnsson (924-988)||Audna Kjarvalsdatter (928-?)|
There were 0 military battles in 959.
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