779

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
779 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 779
DCCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 1532
Armenian calendar 228
ԹՎ ՄԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 5529
Balinese saka calendar 700–701
Bengali calendar 186
Berber calendar 1729
Buddhist calendar 1323
Burmese calendar 141
Byzantine calendar 6287–6288
Chinese calendar 戊午(Earth Horse)
3475 or 3415
    — to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
3476 or 3416
Coptic calendar 495–496
Discordian calendar 1945
Ethiopian calendar 771–772
Hebrew calendar 4539–4540
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 835–836
 - Shaka Samvat 700–701
 - Kali Yuga 3879–3880
Holocene calendar 10779
Iranian calendar 157–158
Islamic calendar 162–163
Japanese calendar Hōki 10
(宝亀10年)
Javanese calendar 674–675
Julian calendar 779
DCCLXXIX
Korean calendar 3112
Minguo calendar 1133 before ROC
民前1133年
Nanakshahi calendar −689
Seleucid era 1090/1091 AG
Thai solar calendar 1321–1322
Tibetan calendar 阳土马年
(male Earth-Horse)
905 or 524 or −248
    — to —
阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
906 or 525 or −247
Emperor De Zong (Li Kuo) (742–805)

Year 779 (DCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 779 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.

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  • March, days unknown - In Silla, There were Mag. 6.7~7.0 earthquake with the maximum speculated intensity of IX in Gyeongju City. More than 100 people died by this earthquake.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ David Nicolle (2014). The Conquest of Saxony AD 782–785, p. 17. ISBN 978-1-78200-825-5.