On This Day

What Happened in 891 AD

Historical Events in 891 AD

  • Sep 1 Northmen defeated near Louvaine, France
  • Sep 14 Stephen V ends his reign as Catholic Pope
  • Oct 6 Formosus begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Famous People Who Died in 891 AD

  • Feb 6 Photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies
  • Sep 14 Stephen V [VI], Italian Pope (885-91), dies