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|906 by topic|
|Ab urbe condita||1659|
|Balinese saka calendar||827–828|
|Chinese calendar||乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
3602 or 3542
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丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
3603 or 3543
|- Vikram Samvat||962–963|
|- Shaka Samvat||827–828|
|- Kali Yuga||4006–4007|
|Japanese calendar||Engi 6
|Minguo calendar||1006 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1217/1218 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1448–1449|
1032 or 651 or −121
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1033 or 652 or −120
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- February 27 – Battle of Fritzlar: The Conradines defeat the Babenberg counts, to establish themselves as dukes of Franconia (modern-day Bavaria). Count Conrad the Elder is killed in the battle, his son Conrad the Younger becomes duke of Franconia.
- Summer – Duke Mojmir II halts the advance of the plundering Hungarians under Grand Prince Árpád in Great Moravia (approximate date).
- King Constantine II of Scotland calls for an assembly to meet at Scone. Scottish Christian clergy under Bishop Cellach pledges that the laws and disciplines of the faith, and the laws of churches and gospels, should be kept pariter cum Scottis.
- October 22 – Abbasid commander Ahmad ibn Kayghalagh leads a raid against the Byzantine Empire from Tarsus, joined by the governor Rustam ibn Baradu. He reaches the Halys River and takes 4,000–5,000 captives.
- January 22 – The warlord Zhu Quanzhong secretly puts Empress Dowager He, the wife of the late Emperor Zhaozong and mother of the reigning Emperor Ai, to death (by strangulation) and has her defamed and posthumously demoted to commoner rank.
- June 21 – Ahmad ibn Muhammad, Saffarid emir (d. 963)
- Abu Tahir al-Jannabi, Qarmatian ruler (d. 944)
- Fujiwara no Atsutada, Japanese nobleman (d. 943)
- Liu Congxiao, Chinese general (d. 962)
- Majolus of Cluny, Frankish abbot (approximate date)
- Nasr II, Samanid emir (d. 943)
- Sherira Gaon, Jewish spiritual leader (d. 1006)
- January 22 – He, empress of the Tang Dynasty
- January 27 – Liu Can, chancellor of the Tang Dynasty
- February 27 – Conrad the Elder, Frankish nobleman
- September 9 – Adalbert von Babenberg, Frankish nobleman
- Acfred I, Frankish nobleman (approximate date)
- Dae Wihae, king of Balhae (Korea)
- Tughj ibn Juff, Abbasid governor
- Zhong Chuan, Chinese warlord
- After Anderson, Early Sources, p. 445.
- Rosenthal 1985, pp. 172, 180.