911 in history

911 events chronologically

Jul 11 Signing of the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte between Charles the Simple and Rollo of Normandy
Jul 20 Rollo lays siege to Chartres

Born in 911

Nov 23 Burchard I Duke of Swabia the Duke of Alamannia from 909 to his death and margrave of Rhaetia, as well as Count in the Thurgau and Baar. Born between 855 and 860, he was the son of Adalbert II, Count in the Thurgau. He himself married Liutgard of Saxony

Died in 911

Apr 14 Pope Sergius III Pope from 29 January 904 to his death in 911. He was pope during a period of feudal violence and disorder in central Italy, when warring aristocratic factions sought to use the material and military resources of the Papacy. Because Sergius III had reputedly ordered the murder of his two immediate predecessors, Leo V and Christopher, and was the only pope to have allegedly fathered an illegitimate son who later became pope , his pontificate has been variously described as "dismal and disgraceful", and "efficient and ruthless"
Aug 19 Al-Hadi ila'l-Haqq Yahya a religious and political leader on the Arabian Peninsula. He was the first Zaydiyya imam who ruled over portions of Yemen, in 897-911, and is the ancestor of the Rassid Dynasty which held intermittent power in Yemen until 1962. The Hadawiyya school of Islamic law, the only authoritarian one for the Zaydiyya, stems from him
Sep 24 Louis the Child the king of East Francia from 899 until his death. He was the last East Frankish ruler of the Carolingian dynasty