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|936 by topic|
|Ab urbe condita||1689|
|Balinese saka calendar||857–858|
|Chinese calendar||乙未年 (Wood Goat)
3632 or 3572
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丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
3633 or 3573
|- Vikram Samvat||992–993|
|- Shaka Samvat||857–858|
|- Kali Yuga||4036–4037|
|Japanese calendar||Jōhei 6
|Minguo calendar||976 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1247/1248 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1478–1479|
1062 or 681 or −91
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1063 or 682 or −90
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- Muhammad ibn Tughj al-Ikhshid defeats the Fatimids near Alexandria, leading to the failure of the third Fatimid attempt to conquer Egypt.
- King Taejo of Goryeo (Wanggeon) defeats Hubaekje.
- The Later Tang falls to the Later Jin, founded by Shi Jingtang (posthumously known as Gaozu of Later Jin) in China.
- The Sixteen Prefectures, which includes the area around modern-day Beijing, are absorbed by the Khitan Empire.
- Prince Bei, elder brother of the Liao dynasty emperor, is murdered by the Later Tang.
- Ibn Muqla, Islamic calligrapher, is disgraced and imprisoned in Baghdad.
- November 28 – Shi Jingtang is enthroned as the first emperor of the Later Jin by Emperor Taizong of Liao, following a revolt against Emperor Fei of Later Tang.
- Otto I is the first German king to be crowned in Aachen.
- Æthelstan sets the border between the Kingdom of England and Cornwall as the east bank of the River Tamar.
- Gorm the Old becomes the first historically recognized king of Denmark. (936)
- A Hungarian army attacks Germany, occupying Fulda, then they are forced to go westwards by the army of Otto I, the new German king.
- Abu al-Qasim al-Zahrawi, Moorish scholar
- Li Houzhu, last Chinese emperor of the Southern Tang (d. 978)
- Queen Zhou the Elder
- September 17 – Unni, archbishop of Hamburg-Bremen
- Henry the Fowler, German king
- Empress Xiao Wen, Chinese empress consort
- Gyeon Hwon, King of Hubaekje (cancer)
- Yelü Bei