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Heads of State
Year of the Metal sheep辛未( at the beginning of the year metal horse庚午)
Era of Diocletian: 567/568 ( year November )
Syria: 1162/63 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- Battle of Dundalk Bay in Ireland between Fingall ( Norwegians ) and Dubhgall ( Danes ).
- First mention of the Witten district Herbede.
- The first written mention of the village Wallonhurst, today's Wall Horst, in his De miraculis sancti Alexandri.
- The first written mention of the village Wilshem, today Wilsum, in the De miraculis sancti Alexandri.
- Marsens and Tegerfelden are first mentioned.
Religion and Culture
- The Liudolfinger Altfrid is Bishop of Hildesheim.
- The Arab merchant Sulaiman spread Islam in the Indian Malabar Coast.
- Construction of the Great Mosque of Sousse, under the Emir of Aghlabids, Abū ʾ l - ʿ Abbās Muhammad I (now World Heritage Site).
- 07 March: Nominoë, Breton prince
- 20 March: Ermengarde of Tours, wife of Emperor Lothair I ( c. 795)
- 20 March: Ebo of Rheims, Archbishop of Reims, Bishop of Hildesheim (c. 778 )