704

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This article is about the year 704. For the number, see 704 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 670s  680s  690s  – 700s –  710s  720s  730s
Years: 701 702 703704705 706 707
704 by topic
Politics
State leadersSovereign states
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishment and disestablishment categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
704 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 704
DCCIV
Ab urbe condita 1457
Armenian calendar 153
ԹՎ ՃԾԳ
Assyrian calendar 5454
Bahá'í calendar −1140 – −1139
Bengali calendar 111
Berber calendar 1654
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1248
Burmese calendar 66
Byzantine calendar 6212–6213
Chinese calendar 癸卯(Water Rabbit)
3400 or 3340
    — to —
甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
3401 or 3341
Coptic calendar 420–421
Discordian calendar 1870
Ethiopian calendar 696–697
Hebrew calendar 4464–4465
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 760–761
 - Shaka Samvat 626–627
 - Kali Yuga 3805–3806
Holocene calendar 10704
Igbo calendar −296 – −295
Iranian calendar 82–83
Islamic calendar 84–85
Japanese calendar Taihō 4 / Keiun 1
(慶雲元年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 704
DCCIV
Korean calendar 3037
Minguo calendar 1208 before ROC
民前1208年
Thai solar calendar 1247
Lion symbol used on king Aldfrith's coinage[1]

Year 704 (DCCIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 704 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

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  1. ^ For the identification as a lion, see Gannon, pp. 125–127
  2. ^ John V.A. Fine Jr (1991). "The Early Medieval Balkans". A Critical Survey from the Sixth to the Late Twelfth Century. Chapter 3: "The Balkans in the Eighth Century". Tervel and Byzantium (p. 74). ISBN 978-0472-08149-3
  3. ^ a b c Venning, Timothy, ed. (2006). A Chronology of the Byzantine Empire. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 189. ISBN 1-4039-1774-4. 
  4. ^ Treadgold, Warren T. (1997), A History of the Byzantine State and Society, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, pp. 339–340, ISBN 0-8047-2630-2 
  5. ^ a b Treadgold, Warren T. (1997), A History of the Byzantine State and Society, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, p. 339, ISBN 0-8047-2630-2