440s

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 4th century5th century6th century
Decades: 410s 420s 430s440s450s 460s 470s
Years: 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
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This is a list of events occurring in the 440s, ordered by year.

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  • Chaturanga, Indian war game, and an ancestor of chess through the Persian game of Shatranj (or Chatrang), evolves in the Indus Valley on the Indian subcontinent (approximate date).

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  • The wheelbarrow invented by a Chinese artisan will gain worldwide use as a labor-saving device.

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  • Bleda, co-ruler of the Huns, dies in a hunting accident. He is possibly been murdered at the instigation of his younger brother Attila, with whom he has ruled since 434. Now about 39, Attila takes the throne for himself and becomes king of the Hunnic Empire.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The End of Empire. Christopher Kelly, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-33849-2
  2. ^ The End of Empire (p. 227). Christopher Kelly, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-33849-2
  3. ^ The End of Empire (p. 144). Christopher Kelly, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-33849-2
  4. ^ Thiidrekssaga Research: Merovingian Origin Location (s)
  5. ^ The End of Empire. Christopher Kelly, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-33849-2
  6. ^ The End of Empire. Christopher Kelly, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-33849-2