On This Day

What Happened in 843 AD

Historical Events in 843 AD

  • Mar 11 Icon veneration officially re-instated in Hagia Sophia Cathedral in Constantinople
  • Jun 24 Vikings destroy Nantes
  • Aug 10 Treaty of Verdun: Brothers Lotharius I, Louis the German & Charles the Bald divide France

Famous People Who Died in 843 AD

  • Apr 19 Judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies