|Centuries:||9th century - 10th century - 11th century|
|Decades:|| 930s 940s 950s - 960s - 970s 980s 990s
|Years:||958 959 960 - 961 - 962 963 964|
|Gregorian calendar|| 961 |
|Ab urbe condita||1714|
|Armenian calendar|| 410 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-883 – -882|
|Coptic calendar||677 – 678|
|Ethiopian calendar||953 – 954|
|Hebrew calendar||4721 – 4722|
|- Vikram Samvat||1016 – 1017|
|- Shaka Samvat||883 – 884|
|- Kali Yuga||4062 – 4063|
|Iranian calendar||339 – 340|
|Islamic calendar||349 – 350|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1621|
|Thai solar calendar||1504|
- Byzantine Empire recaptures Crete from Muslim control
- Ani in present day Turkey became the capital of Armenia by the Bagratuni Dynasty
- The Huqiu Tower is built in China, often called the Chinese Leaning Tower of Pisa.
- Haakon I of Norway squashed the rebelling forces of Eric Bloodaxe's sons but was killed in the Battle of Fitje.
- Harald II of Norway becomes ruler of Western part of Norway
- St Paul's Cathedral in London destroyed by fire.
- King Haakon I of Norway.
- Abd-ar-rahman III, Caliph of Cordoba.
- Emperor Yuanzong of Southern Tang (China).
People of the year 961 at Familypedia
2 people were born in 961
|Father||Mother||Age mother at birth|
|Ramiro III of León (961-985)||Sancho I of León (?-966)||Teresa Ansúrez (?-?)|
|Hildegarde van Holland (c961-)||Dirk II van Holland (930-988)||Hildegard of Flanders (935-990)|
1 children were born to the 1 women born in 961
6 people died in 961
216 people lived in 961
Events of the year 961 at FamilypediaEdit
2 people were married in 961.
|Mathilde Billung (c940-1008)||Baldwin III of Flanders (940-962)+Godefroy I de Verdun (930-1002)|
|Gilberga di Ivrea (945-?)||Aleramo del Marchio del Monferrato (?-c977)|
There were 0 military battles in 961.
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