Calendar overview 914
Byzantium , the Empress Zoë , the mother of the underage Constantine VII , ousted the Patriarch Nikolaus Mystikos ,
who was previously at the head of the Regency Council.
|914 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||362/363 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1457/58 (southern Buddhism); 1456/57 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||60th (61st) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||276/277 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||301/302 (turn of the year July 26-27)|
|Jewish calendar||4674/75 (23/24 September)|
ab urbe condita MDCLXVII (1667)
Diocletian's era : 630/631 (November turn of the year)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1224/25 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1225/26 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||970/971 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
Western and Central Europe
- Viking Age : An army of Norwegian Vikings conquered and occupied Brittany . The occupation will last over 20 years.
- A Reichstag in Forchheim chaired by Konrads I decides to wage war against the rebellious Duke of Bavaria, Arnulf .
- In Byzantium , the Empress Zoë , the mother of the underage Constantine VII, ousted the patriarch Nikolaus Mysticus , who had previously been at the head of the Regency Council, and also disempowered Basilitzes' guardian , who was appointed by her husband Alexander . The empress takes an anti-Bulgarian course and breaks her son's engagement with the daughter of the Bulgarian tsar Simeon I.
- September: The Bulgarians under Tsar Simeon I advance again against Byzantium and conquer Adrianople .
First documentary mentions
- Hofstetten (ZH) is first mentioned in a document.
- García I , first king of the medieval kingdom of León (* around 871 )
- Ibn Hauschab , Ismaili missionary
- after 914: Pope Lando