What Happened In History Year 991
Historical Events for the Year 991
- 10th August » Battle of Maldon: the English, led by Byrhtnoth, Ealdorman of Essex, are defeated by a band of inland-raiding Vikings near Maldon, Essex.
Famous Deaths in History for 991
- 15th June » Theophanu, Byzantine wife of Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 960)
Historical events for the year 991 by month