|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||720s 730s 740s – 750s – 760s 770s 780s|
|Years:||747 748 749 – 750 – 751 752 753|
|750 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1503|
|Bahá'í calendar||−1094 – −1093|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||己丑年 (Earth Ox)
3446 or 3386
— to —
庚寅年 (Metal Tiger)
3447 or 3387
|- Vikram Samvat||806–807|
|- Shaka Samvat||672–673|
|- Kali Yuga||3851–3852|
|Igbo calendar||−250 – −249|
|Japanese calendar||Tenpyō-shōhō 2
|Minguo calendar||1162 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1293|
Year 750 (DCCL) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 750 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.
- Gopala is proclaimed as the first ruler of the Pala Empire.
- After the defeat of his army in the Battle of the Zab the last Umayyad Caliph, Marwan II, is overthrown and killed. Al-Saffah is proclaimed the first Abbasid Caliph. The capital of the Caliphate will later moved from Damascus to Baghdad, within the territory of the former Persian Empire; this transfer will prove to be a momentous event for Baghdad, which develops into a centre of international trade and culture.
- The Ghana Empire begins.
- Native Americans, in the area now known as the Four Corners, begin constructing and occupying pueblos.
- Teotihuacan in Mexico is destroyed.
- Slaný is founded at the site of a salt spring.
- The Western Paradise of Amitabha Buddha, detail of a wall painting in Cave 217, Dunhuang, Gansu, is made. Tang dynasty (approximate date).
- Al-Abbas ibn al-Walid, Umayyad prince and general
- Basil the Confessor, an Eastern Orthodox saint
- Bressal mac Áedo Róin, a Dál Fiatach king of Ulaid
- Marwan II, caliph (b. 688)
- Veborg, a Scandinavian shieldmaiden
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