951

Queen Adelaide of Italy (931–999)

Year 951 (CMLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events

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Europe

China

Africa

  • Abd ar-Rahman III signs a peace in 951 with the new king of León, Ordoño III, in order to have a free hand against the Fatimids, whose ships are harassing the caliphal fleet in the Mediterranean and had even launched an assault against Almeria. Abd ar-Rahman's force, led by prime minister Ahmad ibn Said, besieges the Fatimid port of Tunis, which purchases its safety through a huge sum.


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