On This Day

910 AD in History

Events in History

  • Aug 5 The last major Viking army to raid England is defeated at the Battle of Tettenhall by the allied forces of Mercia and Wessex, led by King Edward and Earl Aethelred
  • Sep 11 Benedictine abbey of Cluny founded by William, Duke of Aquitaine, in Burgundy, France, one of the greatest monasteries of Western Europe

Deaths in History

  • Jun 2 Richilde of Provence, Queen of Western Francia
  • Dec 20 Alfonso III the Great, King of Leon, Galicia and Asturias, dies
  • Dec 23 Naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar