On This Day

What Happened in 976 AD

Historical Events

  • Jul 21 Emperor Otto II gives earl Leopold I, East Bavaria
  • Oct 2 Hisham II appointed kalief of Cordoba

Famous People Born in 976 AD

  • Feb 5 Sanjō, 67th Emperor of Japan (1011-16), born in Kyōto, Japan (d. 1017)