987

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This article is about the year 987. For the number, see 987 (number). For the Singapore MediaCorp Radio station, see 987FM.
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 9th century10th century11th century
Decades: 950s  960s  970s  – 980s –  990s  1000s  1010s
Years: 984 985 986987988 989 990
987 by topic
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987 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 987
CMLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita 1740
Armenian calendar 436
ԹՎ ՆԼԶ
Assyrian calendar 5737
Bahá'í calendar −857 – −856
Bengali calendar 394
Berber calendar 1937
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1531
Burmese calendar 349
Byzantine calendar 6495–6496
Chinese calendar 丙戌(Fire Dog)
3683 or 3623
    — to —
丁亥年 (Fire Pig)
3684 or 3624
Coptic calendar 703–704
Discordian calendar 2153
Ethiopian calendar 979–980
Hebrew calendar 4747–4748
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1043–1044
 - Shaka Samvat 909–910
 - Kali Yuga 4088–4089
Holocene calendar 10987
Igbo calendar −13 – −12
Iranian calendar 365–366
Islamic calendar 376–377
Japanese calendar Kanna 3 / Eien 1
(永延元年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 987
CMLXXXVII
Korean calendar 3320
Minguo calendar 925 before ROC
民前925年
Thai solar calendar 1530

Year 987 (CMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Africa[edit]

  • The Zirids fail to reconquer the western part of the Maghrib which they have recently lost to the Umayyads.[1]

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Births[edit]

  • Liu Yong, Chinese poet of the Song Dynasty

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gilbert Meynier (2010) L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique. De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518). Paris: La Découverte; pp.45.
  2. ^ Picard, Christophe (2000). Le Portugal musulman (VIIIe-XIIIe siècle0. L'Occident d'al-Andalus sous domination islamique. Paris: Maisonneuve & Larose. p. 109. ISBN 2-7068-1398-9. 
  3. ^ France, John (1991). "The occasion of the coming of the Normans to southern Italy". Journal of Medieval History 17 (1): 183–203. doi:10.1016/0304-4181(91)90033-H.