|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||680s 690s 700s – 710s – 720s 730s 740s|
|Years:||708 709 710 – 711 – 712 713 714|
|711 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1464|
|Bahá'í calendar||−1133 – −1132|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
3407 or 3347
— to —
辛亥年 (Metal Pig)
3408 or 3348
|- Vikram Samvat||767–768|
|- Shaka Samvat||633–634|
|- Kali Yuga||3812–3813|
|Igbo calendar||−289 – −288|
|Japanese calendar||Wadō 4
|Minguo calendar||1201 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1254|
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Year 711 (DCCXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 711 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.
- April 29 – Umayyad conquest of Hispania: Umayyad Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn Ziyad land at Gibraltar, and begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus) and conquest of the Visigothic Kingdom.
- July 19 – Battle of Guadalete: Umayyad Moors' victory over the Visigothic army. Visigothic king Roderic (Rodrigo in Spanish and Portuguese) dies in the battle.
- Childebert III died and is succeeded by Dagobert III as king of Austrasia.
- Philippicus incites a revolt against Justinian II, and upon the latter's death declares himself Byzantine Emperor.
- After pirates plunder an Arab ship near the mouth of the Indus River, Arabs led by Muhammad bin Qasim invade India with 10,000 men and 6,000 horses, establishing a sultanate in Sindh.
- Reconstruction of the Hōryū-ji Temple in Japan ends.
- July – Roderic, king of the Visigoths
- December – Justinian II, Byzantine emperor (assassinated) (b. 669)