|Centuries:||8th century - 9th century - 10th century|
|Decades:|| 830s 840s 850s - 860s - 870s 880s 890s
|Years:||863 864 865 - 866 - 867 868 869|
|Gregorian calendar|| 866 |
|Ab urbe condita||1619|
|Armenian calendar|| 315 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-978 – -977|
|Coptic calendar||582 – 583|
|Ethiopian calendar||858 – 859|
|Hebrew calendar||4626 – 4627|
|- Vikram Samvat||921 – 922|
|- Shaka Samvat||788 – 789|
|- Kali Yuga||3967 – 3968|
|Iranian calendar||244 – 245|
|Islamic calendar||251 – 252|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1526|
|Thai solar calendar||1409|
- Alfonso III succeeds as king of Asturias.
- Louis II beats the Saracen invaders in Italy.
- Ivar the Boneless crosses over to England and beats and captures king Aella of Northumbria, thus revenging his father Ragnar Lodbrok.
- Ethelred succeeds as king of Wessex (or 865).
- A "great Viking army" captures York.
- Harold Fairhair (850–933) wins a decisive battle in his quest to become king of all of Norway
- April — Bardas, co-emperor of the Byzantine Empire (murdered)
- May 27 — King Ordono I of Asturias
- al-Kindi, Muslim philosopher
- Linji, Chinese monk of the Tang Dynasty who founded the Rinzai school of Buddhism
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People of the year 866 at Familypedia
3 people were born in 866
4 children were born to the 1 women born in 866
9 people died in 866
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