Calendar overview 934
Heinrich I defeated the Danes under Canute I in the battle of Haithabu .
|934 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||382/383 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1477/78 (southern Buddhism); 1476/77 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||60th (61st) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||296/297 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||322/323 (New Year 10/11 December)|
|Jewish calendar||4694/95 (September 12-13)|
ab urbe condita MDCLXXXVII (1687)
Diocletian's era : 650/651 (New Year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1244/45 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1245/46 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||990/991 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
Central and Northern Europe
- The East Franconian King Heinrich I moves north and conquers the Viking settlement Haithabu on the Schlei in the battle of Haithabu against the Danish king Knuba . In autumn he moves against the Liutizen and subdues the Uckermark .
- Duke Arnulf I the Evil of Bavaria leads a campaign in Lombardy to win the crown of Italy for his son Eberhard . He is repulsed by King Hugo I.
- Duke Hermann I of Swabia founded the Einsiedeln monastery with a community of hermits .
- King Erik I Blood Ax of Norway defeats and eliminates three of his numerous brothers.
- King Æthelstan of Wessex leads a campaign against the Scots and advances to Dunotter .
- Caliph Abd al-Rahman III. invades the Kingdom of Navarre and forces the 15-year-old King García I to submit to the suzerainty of the Caliphate of Córdoba .
- Olaf Guthfrithsson becomes ruler of the Viking Kingdom of Dublin .
- An army of the Goryeo dynasty defeats the forces of the Hubaekje kingdom in Hongseong-gun, in what is now South Korea .
First documentary mentions
- May 25th : Gröningen and Kroppenstedt are mentioned for the first time in a deed of gift from King Heinrich I to Count Siegfried in Schwabengau.
- Wolpertswende is first mentioned in a document when Konrad , Bishop of Constance , exchanged various properties with his brother.
- Faugères is mentioned for the first time in a document.
Science and culture
- After the death of Abū Zaid al-Balchīs on October 31, his disciple al-Istachrī continued work on his cartographic work Kitab al-Masalik wa-l-mamalik ( Book of Ways and Provinces ). The book describes the socio-economic, cultural and political conditions in Islamic countries at the time - from India to Africa - and contains 21 “template-like” maps.
- After the conquest of Haithabu, Archbishop Unna of Hamburg took up a missionary work at the Schlei.
Date of death secured
- March 4 : Abdallah al-Mahdi , first caliph of the Fatimids and eleventh imam of the Shiite Ismailis (* 873 )
- August 12th : Noting , Bishop of Constance
- August 13 : Engilbert II , abbot of the Benedictine monastery of St. Gallen
- October 31 : Abū Zaid al-Balchī , Persian Islamic polymath and Koran exegete (* 849 or 850 )
Exact date of death unknown
- Emma of France , Queen of West Franconia (* 894 )
- Melias , Armenian general in the Byzantine service and founder of the Lycandus fortress
- Tannet , King of Bagan in Burma (* 878 )