On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 959 AD

Historical Events

  • Edgar I, the Peaceful, becomes king of all England

Famous Deaths

  • King Edwy (Eadwig) of England (955-959) "the All-Fair", dies at about 18
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About October 1, 959 AD

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1060 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra