770s

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 740s 750s 760s770s780s 790s 800s
Years: 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
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This is a list of events occurring in the 770s, ordered by year.

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771[edit]

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772[edit]

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773[edit]

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774[edit]

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Global[edit]

  • A 1.2% growth of carbon-14 concentration recorded in tree rings suggests that a very strong radiation burst may have hit the earth in either 774 or 775.[11]

Europe[edit]

775[edit]

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  • A 1.2% growth of carbon-14 concentration recorded in tree rings suggests that a very strong radiation burst may have hit the earth in either 774 or 775.[12]

Africa[edit]

  • Andalusian merchants set up an emporium on the Maghribi coast at Ténès. It is an early evidence of the revival of the maritime trade in the Western Mediterranean after the chaos of the 8th century.[13]

Asia[edit]

Byzantine Empire[edit]

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776[edit]

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Europe[edit]

  • April 14Charlemagne spends Easter in Treviso after putting down a revolt by Friuli and Spoleto, removing Hrodgaud, the Duke of Friuli, from power, and signing a treaty with Hildeprand, the Duke of Spoleto. Co-conspirators in the revolt are Arechis, Duke of Benevento, and Adelchis, the son of Desiderius. Charlemagne had defeated Desiderius two years earlier, and Adelchis had fled to Byzantium. Arechis was not defeated in this action by Charlemagne, and Adelchis never left Byzantium to provide any support to the revolt.
  • The Battle of Otford is fought between Mercia and Kent.

777[edit]

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778[edit]

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779[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ McKitterick, Rosamond, Charlemagne: The Formation of a European Identity (2008), p. 84
  2. ^ "Cathwulf, Kingship, and the Royal Abbey of Saint-Denis", by Joanna Story, Speculum
  3. ^ Simon of Durham. Historia Regum. Ch. 47
  4. ^ Simeon of Durham's. History of the Kings, p. 450
  5. ^ David Nicolle (2014). The Conquest of Saxony AD 782–785, pp. 12–13. ISBN 978-1-78200-825-5
  6. ^ Moshe Gil, A History of Palestine 634-1099, Cambridge University Press, 1992, pp. 473-476 (cited in FrontPage Magazine)
  7. ^ David Nicolle (2014). The Conquest of Saxony AD 782–785, p. 14. ISBN 978-1-78200-825-5
  8. ^ Yale Global
  9. ^ Indian Institute of Techonology Guwahati
  10. ^ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3893640/
  11. ^ http://www.nature.com/news/mysterious-radiation-burst-recorded-in-tree-rings-1.10768
  12. ^ http://www.nature.com/news/mysterious-radiation-burst-recorded-in-tree-rings-1.10768
  13. ^ Gilbert Meynier (2010) L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique. De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518). Paris: La Découverte; pp.26.
  14. ^ Geography at about.com