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ⓘ 996. October 24 – Hugh Capet, King of France dies and is succeeded by his son Robert II of France. Abu Mansoor Nizar al-Aziz Billah, fifth Caliph in Egypt dies ..




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ⓘ 996

  • October 24 – Hugh Capet, King of France dies and is succeeded by his son Robert II of France.
  • Abu Mansoor Nizar al-Aziz Billah, fifth Caliph in Egypt dies and is succeeded by his son Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah.
  • May 3 – Twenty-four year old Bruno of Carinthia, grandson of Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor and first cousin of Otto III, is elected Pope Gregory V. He is the first German Pope.
  • May 21 – Sixteen year old Otto III is crowned Holy Roman Emperor by his cousin Pope Gregory V.
  • November 1 – Emperor Otto III issues a deed to Gottschalk, Bishop of Freising, which is the oldest known document using the name Ostarrichi Austria in Old High German.
  • March/April – Pope John XV dies before being able to crown Otto III, King of Germany as Holy Roman Emperor. Otto resides in Pavia while waiting for the election of the next Pope.
  • Niujie Mosque constructed in Beijing
                                     
  • March 996 was pope of the Roman Catholic Church from August 985 to his death in 996 He was born in Rome, Papal States and died in March 996 in Rome
  • German priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 139th Pope from 3 May 996 to 18 February 999. Bruno of Carinthia was a son of Otto I, Duke of Carinthia
  • Hugh Capet French: Hugues Capet 941 996 was King of the Franks from 987 until his death in 996 The Capetian dynasty he started ruled France in an
  • Fujiwara no Michinaga was given the office of Minister of the Right udaijin 996 Chōtoku 2, 7th month Michinaga became Minister of the Left sadaijin
  • Richard I of Normandy 933 996 also known as Richard the Fearless French, Sans Peur was the Duke of Normandy from 942 to 996 Richard made Normandy
  • the class had become the most numerous of all British classes, numbering 996 in total. There were also 26 of the near - identical but higher geared Class
  • Norman dukes were: Rollo, 911 927 William I, 927 942 Richard I, 942 996 Richard II, 996 1027 Richard III, 1027 Robert I, 1027 1035 William II, 1035 1066
  • in Lincoln County, New Mexico and is the county seat with a population of 996 at the 2010 census. Town website Carrizozo Chamber of Commerce Lincoln County
  • County is a county in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, 7, 996 people lived there. The county seat is Lincolnton. This short article about
  • Oklahoma. It is, in area, the third smallest county in Oklahoma. As of 2000, 48, 996 people lived there. Its county seat is Bartlesville. This short article about