999

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This article is about the year 999. For the number, see 999 (number). For the emergency telephone number, see 999 (emergency telephone number). For other uses, see 999 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 9th century10th century11th century
Decades: 960s  970s  980s  – 990s –  1000s  1010s  1020s
Years: 996 997 9989991000 1001 1002

Year 999 (CMXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events[edit]

By place[edit]

Asia[edit]

  • The Samanid Dynasty ends with the invasion of the Karakhanids from north of the river Sir-Darya

Europe[edit]

  • Silesia is incorporated into territory ruled by Boleslaus I of Poland
  • The Orsay commune is founded

By topic[edit]

Religion[edit]


Births[edit]

  • Bao Zheng, Chinese magistrate and ruler of Kaifeng (d. 1062)

Deaths[edit]

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