|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||720s 730s 740s – 750s – 760s 770s 780s|
|Years:||756 757 758 – 759 – 760 761 762|
|759 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1512|
|Bahá'í calendar||-1085 – -1084|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||戊戌年 (Earth Dog)
3455 or 3395
— to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
3456 or 3396
|- Vikram Samvat||815–816|
|- Shaka Samvat||681–682|
|- Kali Yuga||3860–3861|
|Igbo calendar||-241 – -240|
|Japanese calendar||Tenpyō-hōji 3
|Minguo calendar||1153 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1302|
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Year 759 (DCCLIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 759 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.
- The Franks capture Narbonne; the Saracens are completely driven out of France.
- Battle of the Rishki Pass: Byzantine Emperor Constantine V invades Bulgaria again, but this time his army is ambushed in the mountain passes of the Stara Planina.
- Exceptional winter in England. Frost begins October 1 and ends February 26 760.
- Japanese poet Otomo no Yakamochi compiles the first Japanese poetry anthology, Man'yōshū.
- The Abbasid Caliphate launches the conquest of Tabaristan. Its ruler, Khurshid of Tabaristan, flees to Daylam.
- December 24 – Tang Dynasty poet Du Fu departs for Chengdu, where he is hosted by fellow poet Pei Di.
- Saint Bregwin is appointed Archbishop of Canterbury.
- The Tōshōdai-ji Buddhist Temple is founded in Nara, Japan.