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|Centuries:||9th century – 10th century – 11th century|
|Decades:||880s 890s 900s – 910s – 920s 930s 940s|
|Years:||911 912 913 – 914 – 915 916 917|
|914 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1667|
|Bahá'í calendar||−930 – −929|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
3610 or 3550
— to —
甲戌年 (Wood Dog)
3611 or 3551
|- Vikram Samvat||970–971|
|- Shaka Samvat||836–837|
|- Kali Yuga||4015–4016|
|Igbo calendar||−86 – −85|
|Japanese calendar||Engi 14
|Minguo calendar||998 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1457|
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- February 6 – The Fatimid general, Husaba of the Kutama Berber tribe, takes Barqah (Benghazi).
- July 11 – Al-Qa'im Bi-Amrillah, son of the Fatimid caliph Abdullah al-Mahdi Billah leaves Raqqada in an attempt to conquer Egypt.
- August 27 – Hubasa takes Alexandria after his victory over Egyptian troops near al-Hanniyya; Tekin, the Abbassid governor refuses to surrender and asks for reinforcements which reach him in September.
- November 6 – Al-Qa'im enters Alexandria with the rest of his army.
- December – The Fatimid army leaves Alexandria under Husaba, followed from afar by Al-Qa'im. The Abbassid troops hold Fustat and Berber cavalry suffers heavy loses to the Turkish archers.
- January 15 – The Samanid prince of Bukhara Ahmad Samani is murdered. His son, Nasr ibn Ahmad, succeeds him at the age of 8, under the regency of vizir Abu ’Abd-Allah al-Jaihani. The Abbassids try to benefit from the turmoil of the interregnum to reconquer Sistan, in vain.
- In India, beginning of the rule of Indra III, king Rashtrakuta of Malkhed.
- Nanjing is reconstructed after a long desertion, marking the beginning of contemporary Nanjing City.
- Sajid invasion of Georgia: Yusuf ibn Abi'l-Saj's Muslim army raids the Georgian principalities.
- Hasan al-Utrush re-establishes Zaydid rule over Tabaristan
- January 2 – Ordoño II, king of Galicia, becomes king of Leon after the death of his brother, García. He settles his court in León.
- February – Beginning of the regency of Zoe Karbonopsina, mother of the Byzantine emperor Constantine VII, for which she was competing with the patriarch Nicolas Mystikos (end of the regency in 920).
- The town of Warwick, England is founded on the River Avon.
- The Vikings conquer much of Ireland.
- Ireland's first city, Waterford, is founded on the River Suir.
- The Byzantine Empire battles with Bulgaria over the city of Adrianople, which changes hands several times.
- In al-Andalus: a drought leads to a terrible famine in the Iberian peninsula which continues in 915. In his centralization effort, the Umayyad caliph, Abd al-Rahman III reconquers Sevilla from the Banu Hajjaj clan.
- Heinz Halm The empire of the Mahdi, Partie 1, Volume 26 BRILL, 1996 ISBN 978-90-04-10056-5
- Joel L. Kraemer Philosophy in the renaissance of Islam : Abū Sulaymān Al-Sijistānī and his circle Brill Archive, 1986 ISBN 978-90-04-07258-9
- Ancient India Par R.C. Majumdar Motilal Banarsidass Publ., 1994 ISBN 978-81-208-0436-4
- Ch Paquis, Louis Dochez Histoire d'Espagne Béthune et Plon, 1844
- Louis Bréhier (1946). Albin Michel, ed. "Vie et mort de Byzance". Paris: bibliotheque.uqac.ca. p. 596.
- Rucquoi, Adeline (1993). Histoire médiévale de la Péninsule ibérique. Paris: Seuil. p. 85. ISBN 2-02-012935-3.
- Picard, C. (2000) Le Portugal musulman (VIIIe-XIIIe siècle). L'Occident d'al-Andalus sous domination islamique. Paris: Maisonneuve & Larose; pp.54.