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Year of the Fire Dog丙戌( at the beginning of the year Wood Rooster乙酉)
Era of Diocletian: 282/283 ( year November )
Syria: 877/878 (October)
- Spring: The Frankish king Sigebert I. marries the Visigoth king's daughter Brunechildis.
- Increasing rivalry between the Lombards under Alboin and the Gepids under Cunimund. Also the Eastern Roman Empire turns on and occupied the space occupied by the Lombards fortress of Sirmium. In order to win them as allies against Ostrom and the Gepids, Alboin makes contact with the Avars.
- Tang Gaozu, the first emperor of the Chinese Tang Dynasty ( † 635 )
- Justin, East Roman commander and nephew of Emperor Justinian I.