|Centuries:||9th century - 10th century - 11th century|
|Decades:|| 940s 950s 960s - 970s - 980s 990s 1000s
|Years:||975 976 977 - 978 - 979 980 981|
|Gregorian calendar|| 978 |
|Ab urbe condita||1731|
|Armenian calendar|| 427 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-866 – -865|
|Coptic calendar||694 – 695|
|Ethiopian calendar||970 – 971|
|Hebrew calendar||4738 – 4739|
|- Vikram Samvat||1033 – 1034|
|- Shaka Samvat||900 – 901|
|- Kali Yuga||4079 – 4080|
|Iranian calendar||356 – 357|
|Islamic calendar||367 – 368|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1638|
|Thai solar calendar||1521|
- Badìa Fiorentina, an abbey in Florence, Italy, is founded by Willa.
- Ethelred II becomes king of England at age 10, following the assassination of his half-brother King Edward the Martyr.
- Revolt of Henry II against Otto II ends.
- Wu-Yue State forced to surrender to the Chinese Song Dynasty
- One of the Four Great Books of Song, the Tàipíng guǎngjì is a Chinese encyclopedia documenting various stories of Chinese myths and subjects of theology. Divided into 500 volumes, it consisted of over 3 million written Chinese characters.
- Princess Zoe of Byzantium, later Empress of the Eastern Roman Empire
- Yaroslav I the Wise, prince of Novgorod and Kiev
- March 18 — King Edward the Martyr of England, murdered by supporters of his half-brother
- Abraham of Alexandria, Coptic pope
- Li Houzhu, last Chinese emperor of the Southern Tang (born 936)
People of the year 978 at Familypedia
4 people were born in 978
3 children were born to the 1 women born in 978
6 people died in 978
266 people lived in 978
Events of the year 978 at FamilypediaEdit
1 people were married in 978.
|Gerberga de Bourgogne (965-1019)||Hermann von Werl (?-985)+Hermann II von Schwaben (?-1003)|
There were 0 military battles in 978.
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