Famous Deaths in 976 AD

  • Jan 10 John I Tzimisces/Tzimiskes, Byzantine Emperor (969-76), dies at 51
  • Oct 1 Al-Hakam II, Moors kalief of Cordoba, dies
  • Oct 8 Jelena of Zadar, Croatian queen
  • Nov 14 T'ai tsu, emperor of China/founder of Sung-dynasty, dies