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This article is about the year 846. For the number, see 846 (number).
|Centuries:||8th century – 9th century – 10th century|
|Decades:||810s 820s 830s – 840s – 850s 860s 870s|
|Years:||843 844 845 – 846 – 847 848 849|
|846 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1599|
|Chinese calendar||乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
3542 or 3482
— to —
丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
3543 or 3483
|- Vikram Samvat||902–903|
|- Shaka Samvat||768–769|
|- Kali Yuga||3947–3948|
|Japanese calendar||Jōwa 13
|Minguo calendar||1066 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1157/1158 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1388–1389|
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- Nominoe occupies Nantes and Rennes, he makes raids in Anjou and threatens Bayeux. Charles the Bald recognizes him as Duke of Brittany after being defeated three times.
- The Moors recapture León.
- Máel Sechnaill mac Máele Ruanaid becomes the first High King of Ireland
- Pribina established Blatnohrad, capital of Balaton Principality and build several churches there.
- 11,000 Saracen Arab squadrons from Africa, with 500 horses, desecrate Christian shrines in Rome, including the tombs and basilicas of Sts. Peter and Paul.
- Xuanzong II succeeds Wuzong as emperor of China.
- Jang Bogo, a powerful maritime hegemon of Silla, is assassinated by aristocratic elements.
- November 1 – Louis the Stammerer, King of West-Francia (d. 879)
- December 6 – Hasan al-Askari, Shia Imam (d. 874)
- Bai Ju Yi, Chinese poet and official (b. 772)
- Jang Bogo, Korean maritime hegemon (or 841)
- King Harald Klak of Denmark
- Emperor Wuzong of Tang