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Heads of State
Year of the Wood Dragon甲辰( at the beginning of the year, water - hare癸卯)
Era of Diocletian: 480/481 ( year November )
Syria: 1075/76 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- Maurizio Galbaio is Doge of Venice; it follows Domenico Monegario.
- In Japan Shōtoku Tennō, it is the successor to the Junnin - Tennō. Shōtoku has already ruled 749-758 under the name Koken.
- First mention of Ebersheim, Eigeltingen, Flonheim, Fürth im Odenwald, Geisingen, Haltingen, Kirchdorf an der Iller, Östringen, Oggersheim, Udenheim (now Phillipsburg ) and Schriesheim.
Nature and Environment
- 05 August: Abel of Reims, Bishop of Reims
- ʿ Abd ibn ʿ Alī, Arab politician and military (* 721 )
- Joseph of Verona, Bishop of Freising