750s

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 720s 730s 740s750s760s 770s 780s
Years: 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
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This is a list of events occurring in the 750s, ordered by year.

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  • Slaný is founded at the site of a salt spring.

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  • Arabian armies defeat Chinese Tang troops in the Battle of Talas near Samarkand.
  • The Japanese poetry anthology Kaifūsō is assembled.
  • Like the storm of 721, the storm of this year at the southern Chinese seaport of Yangzhou reportedly destroys over 1,000 ships engaged in canal and river traffic.

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753[edit]

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  • The Synod of Constantinople is called by Emperor Constantine V.

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757[edit]

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  • Emperor Junnin succeeds Empress Kōken on the throne of Japan.
  • During the turmoil of the An Shi Rebellion, the Chinese seaport Guangzhou is sacked by Arab and Persian raiders. The port is shut down for the next five decades while foreign vessels dock at Hanoi instead, yet Guangzhou thrives again once it is reopened to foreign trade in the early 9th century.
  • June 11Abbasid Arabs and Uyghur Turks arrive simultaneously at Chang'an, the Tang Chinese capital, in order to offer tribute to the imperial court. The Arabs and Turks bicker and fight over diplomatic prominence at the gate, in order to present tribute before the other. A settlement was reached when both were allowed to enter at the same time, but through two different gates to the palace.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 34–37. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  2. ^ Benvenuti, Gino (1985). Le Repubbliche Marinare. Amalfi, Pisa, Genova e Venezia. Rome: Newton & Compton Editori. p. 42. ISBN 88-8289-529-7. 
  3. ^ Greenfield, Stanley Brian (1986). A New Critical History of Old English Literature. New York University Press. p. 60. ISBN 0-8147-3088-4. 
  4. ^ Gilbert Meynier (2010) L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique. De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518). Paris: La Découverte; pp.26.
  5. ^ Stratton, J.M. (1969). Agricultural Records. John Baker. ISBN 0-212-97022-4.