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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 8th century9th century10th century
Decades: 860s  870s  880s  – 890s –  900s  910s  920s
Years: 890 891 892 – 893 – 894 895 896

Events

  • Simeon I succeeds Vladimir as king of Bulgaria.
  • Galindo II Aznárez succeeds Aznar II Galíndez as Count of Aragon.
  • Asser writes his Life of King Alfred.
  • Battle of Benfleet: The Saxons defeat the Vikings.
  • The Greek clergy is expelled from Bulgaria, and the Greek language is replaced with the Slav-Bulgarian vernacular (known as Old Church Slavonic).

Births

  • Louis the Child, last Carolingian ruler of the East Franks

Deaths

  • King Aznar II Galíndez of Aragon
  • Stephen I, Patriarch of Constantinople

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