On This Day

Events in History in 939 AD

  • Jul 8 The Major Occultation, or Ghaybat el-Kubra of Muhammad al-Mahdi
  • Aug 6 Battle at Simancas - Spain beats Moors
  • Oct 2 Battle at Andernach: King Otto & Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France & Giselbert of Lutherans
  • Oct 27 Edmund I succeeds Athelstan as King of England