|Centuries:||7th century - 8th century - 9th century|
|Decades:|| 740s 750s 760s - 770s - 780s 790s 800s
|Years:||775 776 777 - 778 - 779 780 781|
|Gregorian calendar||778 |
|Ab urbe condita||1531|
|Armenian calendar||227 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-1066 – -1065|
|Coptic calendar||494 – 495|
|Ethiopian calendar||770 – 771|
|Hebrew calendar||4538 – 4539|
|- Vikram Samvat||833 – 834|
|- Shaka Samvat||700 – 701|
|- Kali Yuga||3879 – 3880|
|Iranian calendar||156 – 157|
|Islamic calendar||161 – 162|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1438|
|Thai solar calendar||1321|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Europe[edit | edit source]
- August 15 — Battle of Roncevaux (Roncesvalles), in which Charlemagne's army suffers a terrible defeat at the hand of the Basques. Among those killed was Roland, lord of the Breton March; the 11th-century Song of Roland is loosely based on the events of this battle.
- Charlemagne fights the Moors in Spain.
- Widukind returns to Saxony from Denmark.
Births[edit | edit source]
- 16 April — King Louis the Pious (d. 840)
- Zhaozhou, Chinese Zen Buddhist monk
- Liu Gongquan
- Emperor Xianzong of Tang
Deaths[edit | edit source]
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People of the year 778 at Familypedia
3 people were born in 778
|Father||Mother||Age mother at birth|
|Lothair (778-c779)||Charlemagne (747-814)||Hildegard (758-783)|
|Louis the Pious (778-840)||Charlemagne (747-814)||Hildegard (758-783)|
|Ermengarde of Hesbaye (c778-818)|
6 children were born to the 1 women born in 778
0 people died in 778
34 people lived in 778
Events of the year 778 at Familypedia
0 people were married in 778.
There were 1 military battles in 778.
|Battle of Roncevaux Pass||15 August 778 JL|
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