986 in history

986 events chronologically

Mar 2 Louis V becomes King of the Franks
Aug 17 Byzantine–Bulgarian Wars: Battle of the Gates of Trajan – The Bulgarians under the Comitopuli Samuel and Aron defeat the Byzantine forces at the Gates of Trajan, with Byzantine Emperor Basil II barely escaping

Died in 986

Mar 2 Lothair of France the Carolingian king of West Francia from 10 September 954.