On This Day

What Happened in 911 AD

Historical Events in 911 AD

  • Jul 11 Signing of the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte between Charles the Simple and Rollo of Normandy
  • Sep 2 Viking-monarch Oleg of Kiev-Russia signs treaty with Byzantines
  • Oct 1 During a siege in Constantinople, the Theotokos (Mary, the mother of Jesus) appeared at the church in Blachernae holding her veil over the praying faithful, among them St. Andrew of Constantinople.
  • Nov 8 Duke Conrad I chosen as King of East Francia
  • Nov 10 Conrad I of Germany [Conrad the Younger] elected as King of East Francia

Famous People Who Died in 911 AD

  • Apr 14 Sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies
  • Sep 24 Ludwig III, the child, last Carolingian German King (899-911), dies