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This article is about the year 905. For the number, see 905 (number). For other uses, see 905 (disambiguation).
|Centuries:||9th century – 10th century – 11th century|
|Decades:||870s 880s 890s – 900s – 910s 920s 930s|
|Years:||902 903 904 – 905 – 906 907 908|
|905 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1658|
|Chinese calendar||甲子年 (Wood Rat)
3601 or 3541
— to —
乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
3602 or 3542
|- Vikram Samvat||961–962|
|- Shaka Samvat||827–828|
|- Kali Yuga||4006–4007|
|Japanese calendar||Engi 5
|Minguo calendar||1007 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1216/1217 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1447–1448|
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- Under the imperial order of Emperor Daigo, four poets are selected to compile the Kokin Wakashū, an anthology of poetry.
- Himerius, the Logothete of the Drome, wins a victory over the Arab fleet in the Aegean Sea.
- Zhu Wen kills most of the Tang Dynasty imperial family.
- Abaoji of the Khitan swears brotherhood with Shatuo Turk Li Keyong.
- Berengar of Friuli succeeds Louis the Blind as King of Italy.
- Naum of Preslav founds a monastery at Lake Ohrid.
- Sancho I succeeds Fortun I as King of Pamplona and creates a Basque kingdom centered in Navarre.
- July 21 – Hungarians defeat in northern Italy the army of the Italian emperor Louis of Provence, who attacked their ally, Berengar of Friuli. They take Louis as prisoner and give him in the hands of Berengar, who blinds him.