Calendar overview 923
|Ulrich becomes Bishop of Augsburg .|
|923 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||371/372 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1466/67 (southern Buddhism); 1465/66 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||60th (61st) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||285/286 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||310/311 (turn of the year 20/21 April)|
|Jewish calendar||4683/84 (September 14-15)|
from urbe condita MDCLXXVI (1676)
Diocletian's era : 639/640 (New Year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1233/34 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1234/35 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||979/980 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- The East Franconian King Heinrich I meets in January on the lower Ruhr , presumably near Mülheim , with King Robert I of West Franconia and concludes a treaty with him that grants him feudal sovereignty over Lorraine .
- King Robert I of West Franconia from the Robertin family wins over the ex-King Karl III. on June 15 in the Soissons , but is killed. He is followed by his son-in-law, Duke Rudolf of Burgundy , who is crowned king on July 13 , and his son Hugo the Great as Duke of France (Dux francorum).
- The Carolingian Karl III. After the battle of Count Heribert II of Vermandois , the simple-minded is lured to Saint-Quentin on the pretext of negotiations and taken prisoner to Château-Thierry . Heribert does not hand Karl over to Rudolf, but keeps himself as a possible means of pressure against the new king.
- July 29th : King Rudolf II of Burgundy defeats Emperor Berengar I near Fiorenzuola not far from Piacenza .
Other events in Europe
- The Hungarians invade Saxony and devastate Chemnitz and Meißen .
- Pamplona is destroyed by a Muslim army.
- David II succeeds his late father Adarnase IV on the throne of Georgia . He ruled jointly with his brothers Aschot II , Bagrat I and Sumbat I under the sovereignty of the Byzantine Empire .
First documentary mentions
- Adalbert II becomes Archbishop of Salzburg as the successor to Pilgrim I of Salzburg , who died on October 8th .
- Ulrich is appointed by the East Franconian King Heinrich I to succeed Hiltin , who died on November 8th, as Bishop of Augsburg .
Date of death secured
- January 19 : At-Tabarī , Persian Islamic historian and scholar in Baghdad (* 839 )
- June 15 : Robert I , King of Western France (* 866 )
- October 8th : Pilgrim I , Archbishop of Salzburg
- November 8th : Hiltin , Bishop of Augsburg
- November 15 : Richwin , Count of Verdun
Exact date of death unknown
- Adarnase IV , King of Georgia (* around 870 )
- Harshavarman I , King of the Khmer
- Raymond II , Count of Toulouse