Calendar overview 895
Magyars under Árpád , allied with Byzantium , defeat the Bulgarians under Simeon I.
|895 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||343/344 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1438/39 (southern Buddhism); 1437/38 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||59th (60th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||257/258 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||281/282 (March 1-2)|
|Jewish calendar||4655/56 (September 22-23)|
from urbe condita MDCXLVIII (1648)
Diocletian's era : 611/612 (turn of the year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1205/06 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1206/07 (New Year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||951/952 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- May: After Charles III. If the simple-minded does not accept an invitation to the Imperial Assembly in Worms , Arnulf of Carinthia renews his alliance with Odo of Paris . This then returns to the West Franconian throne.
- May: Zwentibold , a son of Arnulf of Carinthia, is made king of Lotharingia in Worms .
- July: The Bohemian greats, led by Princes Spytihněv I and Vitislav, turn away from Greater Moravia and swear allegiance to Arnulf of Carinthia in Regensburg .
- October: Arnulf's second Italian train from Carinthia
- The Magyars under Árpád colonize what is now Hungary .
First documentary mentions
- Dornbirn is mentioned for the first time in an archive note on a deed of donation as Torrinpuirron .
- The community of Morsbach in the Oberbergisches Land is first mentioned in a document.
- May: King Arnolf of Carinthia appoints his advisor and confidante Bishop Adalbero of Augsburg as an abbot in personal union with the episcopate for the Lorsch Monastery due to complaints about grievances and the abolition of the free election of abbots .
Science and culture
- around 895: The textbook Musica enchiriadis describes the practice of the organum for the first time .
- al-Muqtadir , Caliph of the Abbassids († 932 )
- Boso I , Count of Provence († 935 )
- Sigurd Håkonsson , Jarl in Trøndelag († 962 )
- around 895: Abu al-Hasan Ali ibn al-Husain al-Masʿūdī , Arab philosopher, geographer and historian († 957 )
- around 895: Mathilde , wife of King Heinrich I († 968 )
- around 895: Hugo the Great , founder of the French line of the Capetians († 956 )
- around 895: Peter I , Tsar of Bulgaria († 969 )