On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 965 AD

  • Feb 22 Odo, Duke of Burgundy (b. 944)
  • Mar 1 Leo VIII, Italian (anti-)Pope (963-65), dies
  • Mar 27 Arnulf I, the Elder/the Great, count of Flanders (918-65), dies
  • Jul 4 Pope Benedict V, Italian Roman Catholic Pope (b. unknown)
  • Sep 23 Aboe a-Taia-H al-Moetanabbi, Arabic royal poet (Diwan), murdered
  • Oct 11 Bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40