|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|
- 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.
- Emperor En'yū of Japan
- 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
|Father||Mother||Age at death|
|Archambaurd I de Comborn (910-959)||Foucher I de Limoges (885-923)||Dina de Chanac|
|Gonzalo of Castile (c935-959)||Fernán González of Castile (?-970)||Sancha of Pamplona (c900-959)|
|Sancha of Pamplona (c900-959)||Sancho I of Pamplona (c860-925)||Toda Aznárez (c885-aft970)|
|Herman I von Bonngau, Eifelgau und Mieblgau (c929-959)||Ezzo von Ehrenfeld (?-bef963)||Richwara von Zülpichgau (-963)|
|Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959)||Heinrich von Sachsen (876-936)||Matilda von Ringelheim (c895-968)|
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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