933 in history

933 events chronologically

Mar 15 After a ten-year truce, German King Henry I defeats a Hungarian army at the Battle of Riade near the Unstrut river

Born in 933

Aug 28 Richard I Duke of Normandy the Duke of Normandy from 942 to 996. Dudo of Saint-Quentin, whom Richard commissioned to write his De moribus et actis primorum Normanniae ducum , called him a dux, but this use of the word may have been in the context of Richard's leadership in war, and not a reference to a title of nobility. Richard either introduced feudalism into Normandy, or he greatly expanded By the end of his reign, most important landholders held their lands in feudal tenure