|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||730s 740s 750s – 760s – 770s 780s 790s|
|Years:||765 766 767 – 768 – 769 770 771|
|768 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1521|
|Bahá'í calendar||-1076 – -1075|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||丁未年 (Fire Goat)
3464 or 3404
— to —
戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
3465 or 3405
|- Vikram Samvat||824–825|
|- Shaka Samvat||690–691|
|- Kali Yuga||3869–3870|
|Igbo calendar||-232 – -231|
|Japanese calendar||Jingo-keiun 2
|Minguo calendar||1144 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1311|
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Year 768 (DCCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 768 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.
- Pepin the Short (714–768), king of the Franks since 751, dies; he is succeeded by his sons Carloman (eastern Franks) and Charles, aka Charlemagne (western Franks).
- Deventer (in the present day Netherlands) is founded (approximate date).
- Aurelio succeeds Fruela I as king of Asturias.
- In Al-Andalus, the Berber tribal chieftain Saqiya ibn Abd al Wahid al-Miknasi leads a rebellion against the Emirate of Córdoba in the present-day Spanish province of Extremadura.
- The date, according to the Annales Cambriae, when Wales begins to celebrate Easter on the Roman date, at the teaching of Elbodugus.
- August 7 – Pope Stephen III succeeds Pope Paul I as the 94th pope.
- September 24 - Pepin the Short, King of the Franks, father of Charlemagne (b. 714)
- Fruela I of Asturias
- Yaxun B'alam IV, king of Yaxchilan (b. 709)
- Joel Serrão and A. H. de Oliverira Marques (1993). "O Portugal Islâmico". In Joel Serrão and A. H. de Oliverira Marques. Hova Historia de Portugal. Portugal das Invasões Germânicas à Reconquista. Lisbon: Editorial Presença. p. 124.