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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 9th century10th century11th century
Decades: 960s  970s  980s  – 990s –  1000s  1010s  1020s
Years: 989 990 991992993 994 995


Year 992 (CMXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events

By place

Africa

Europe

  • Boleslaus I becomes Duke of Poland.
  • Battle of Conquereuil: Fulk Nerra defeats Conan I of Rennes, who is killed in the battle.
  • Viking settlers start a mint in Dublin to make silver pennies.


Deaths

  • February 1 – Jawhar as-Siqilli, Fatimid politician
  • February 29 – Oswald of Worcester, Archbishop of York and Bishop of Worcester
  • May 25Mieszko I, duke of Polans
  • Borrell II, Count of Barcelona
  • Conan I of Rennes (in battle)

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