|Centuries:||8th century - 9th century - 10th century|
|Decades:|| 830s 840s 850s - 860s - 870s 880s 890s
|Years:||865 866 867 - 868 - 869 870 871|
|Gregorian calendar||868 |
|Ab urbe condita||1621|
|Armenian calendar||317 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-976 – -975|
|Coptic calendar||584 – 585|
|Ethiopian calendar||860 – 861|
|Hebrew calendar||4628 – 4629|
|- Vikram Samvat||923 – 924|
|- Shaka Samvat||790 – 791|
|- Kali Yuga||3969 – 3970|
|Iranian calendar||246 – 247|
|Islamic calendar||253 – 255|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1528|
|Thai solar calendar||1411|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Asia[edit | edit source]
- 11 May — Printing of The Diamond Sutra, the oldest dated printed book.
- Aghlabid dynasty of Tunisia takes Malta.
Europe[edit | edit source]
- In Metz, Charles the Bald and Louis the German decide on a division of the lands of former emperor Lothar (now in possession of Lothar II and Louis II).
- In England Alfred the Great marries Ealhswith and goes to the aid of Burgred of Mercia, who is attacked by Danes.
- Establishment of the First County of Portugal, by Vímara Peres, after the reconquest from the Moors of the region north of the Douro river.
- Aed Finliath drives invading Danes and Norwegians out of Ireland after defeating them at the Battle of Killineery.
By Topic[edit | edit source]
Religion[edit | edit source]
- Ratramnus writes Contra Graecorum opposita.
Births[edit | edit source]
- Muhammad al-Mahdi, Shia Imam
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- July 1 — Ali al-Hadi, Shia Imam (b. 828)
- Al-Jahiz, an Arabic prose writer, historian, and author of works of adab, Mu'tazili theology, and politico-religious polemics (b. 776).
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People of the year 868 at Familypedia
2 people were born in 868
|Father||Mother||Age mother at birth|
|Garnier de Sens (868-924)||Richard d'Amiens (843-aft885)|
|Æthelwold (c868-902)||Æthelred of Wessex (c847-871)||Wulfthryth of Wessex (c840-)|
0 children were born to the 0 women born in 868
1 people died in 868
|Father||Mother||Age at death|
|Gisela (c854-868)||Louis II (c825-875)||Engelberga (?-c898)|
99 people lived in 868
Events of the year 868 at Familypedia
3 people were married in 868.
|Ealhswith (c852-905)||Alfred the Great (849-899)|
|Marcus Montrose Fay (1844-1933)||Kate Elizabeth Johnson (1846-1912)|
|Alfred the Great (849-899)||Ealhswith (c852-905)|
There were 0 military battles in 868.
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