Centuries: 9th century - 10th century - 11th century
Decades: 910s  920s  930s  - 940s -  950s  960s  970s

Years: 937 938 939 - 940 - 941 942 943
940 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 940

Ab urbe condita 1693
Armenian calendar 389
Bahá'í calendar -904 – -903
Buddhist calendar 1484
Coptic calendar 656 – 657
Ethiopian calendar 932 – 933
Hebrew calendar 4700 4701
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 995 – 996
 - Shaka Samvat 862 – 863
 - Kali Yuga 4041 – 4042
Holocene calendar 10940
Iranian calendar 318 – 319
Islamic calendar 328 – 329
Japanese calendar
 - Imperial Year Kōki 1600
Julian calendar 985
Korean calendar 3273
Thai solar calendar 1483


By PlaceEdit



  • Oldest known Danish King, Gorm the Old



People of the year 940 at Familypedia

13 people were born in 940

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Mathilde Billung (c940-1008)Hermann Billung (c906-973)Oda (?-?)
Hugh Capet (c940-996)Hugh the Great (898-956)Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959)
Helvide de Laon (c940-?)Roger II de Laon (?-942)Unknown de Chaumontois (?-?)
Hermengarde of Arles (940-999)Eyric d'Albion du Pagus-Albionis (910-955)Unknown de Benevent (915-952)
Guilhem of Astarac (c940-c987)Arnaud of Astarac (c900-?)
Galburge de Benevent (940-?)Boniface de Benevent (914-?)
Adhémar I de Ségur (940-986)Foucher II de Ségur (905-953)Christine
Guido di Ivrea (940-965)Berengar II of Italy (900-966)Willa of Arles (912-970)
Baldwin III of Flanders (940-962)Arnulf I of Flanders (c890-965)Adele de Vermandois (910-960)
Sancho II of Pamplona (c940-994)García of Pamplona (c919-970)Endregoto d'Aragon (c910-972)
Gerberga von Bayern (c940-1001)Heinrich I von Bayern (c920-955)Judith von Bayern (925-985)
Heinrich III von Bayern (c940-989)Berthold von Bayern (c900-947)Unknown von Babenberg (?-?)
Richwara von Zülpichgau (940-980)Ezzo von Ehrenfeld (?-bef963)Richwara von Zülpichgau (-963)

20 children were born to the 6 women born in 940

3 people died in 940

 FatherMotherAge at death
Hildegaire I de Limoges (c892-c940)Hildebert I de Limoges (865-916)Adaltrude48
Anscar di Spoleto (c915-940)Adalbert I di Ivrea (-c923)Ermengard di Tuscania (?-932)25
Eberhard von Bayern (c912-c940)Arnulf von Bayern (?-937)Judith di Friuli (c895-)28

178 people lived in 940

Malcolm I of Scotland (bef900-954)Donald II of Scotland (-900)
Ordoño IV of León (c926-962)Alfonso IV of León (c895-933)Oneca of Pamplona (?-931)
Amelung Billung (c908-962)Billung IV von Sachsen (900-967)Ermengarde de Nantes (900-)
Ekbert Billung (935-994)Wichmann Billung (916-944)
Hathui Billung (939-1014)Wichmann Billung (916-944)Bia von Ringelsheim (-)
Hermann Billung (c906-973)Billung IV von Sachsen (900-967)Ermengarde de Nantes (900-)
Mathilde Billung (c940-1008)Hermann Billung (c906-973)Oda (?-?)
Wichmann Billung (916-944)Billung IV von Sachsen (900-967)Ermengarde de Nantes (900-)
Hugh Capet (c940-996)Hugh the Great (898-956)Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959)
Hugh the Great (898-956)Robert I of France (866-923)Béatrice of Vermandois (c880-931)
Adele de Vermandois (910-960)Herbert II de Vermandois (884-943)Hildebranda of France (895-931)
Albert I de Vermandois (915-987)Herbert II de Vermandois (884-943)Hildebranda of France (895-931)
Bernard of Senlis (919-947)Pepin II of Senlis (876-922)
Eudes of Amiens (910-aft946)Herbert II de Vermandois (884-943)Hildebranda of France (895-931)
Herbert III de Vermandois (c913-c982)Herbert II de Vermandois (884-943)Hildebranda of France (895-931)
... further results

Events of the year 940 at FamilypediaEdit

4 people were married in 940.

 Joined with
Unknown de Hainaut (c925-c972)Neveling van de Betuwe
Foucher II de Ségur (905-953)Christine
Raymond de Toulouse (c892-aft944)Garsinde de Rouergue (c920-?)
Edmund of Wessex (922-946)Ælfgifu of Shaftesbury (-944) + Æthelflæd of Damerham (c925-c975)

There were 0 military battles in 940.

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