|Centuries:||8th century - 9th century - 10th century|
|Decades:|| 840s 850s 860s - 870s - 880s 890s 900s
|Years:||867 868 869 - 870 - 871 872 873|
|Gregorian calendar||870 |
|Ab urbe condita||1623|
|Armenian calendar||319 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-974 – -973|
|Coptic calendar||586 – 587|
|Ethiopian calendar||862 – 863|
|Hebrew calendar||4630 – 4631|
|- Vikram Samvat||925 – 926|
|- Shaka Samvat||792 – 793|
|- Kali Yuga||3971 – 3972|
|Iranian calendar||248 – 249|
|Islamic calendar||256 – 257|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1530|
|Thai solar calendar||1413|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Europe[edit | edit source]
- Prague Castle founded
- The Great Summer Army invades England and conquers East Anglia.
- Among the buildings destroyed by the Danish invaders are the abbey of Ely and the monastery of Peterborough.
- December 31 — The Danes are defeated by a Saxon army at Englefield, Berkshire. It is the first of a series of battles between Wessex and the Danes.
- Malta is conquered by Arabs from Sicily.
- Treaty of Mersen: Charles the Bald and Louis the German divide Lotharingia among themselves.
- Borivoj becomes duke of Bohemia.
- Charles the Bald marries Richilde.
By Topic[edit | edit source]
Religion[edit | edit source]
- Michael II succeeds Michael I as patriarch of Alexandria
- Establishment of autonomous Bulgarian Archbishopric.
- February 28 — End of the Fourth Council of Constantinople.
Births[edit | edit source]
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- November 20 — King Edmund of East Anglia.
- al-Bukhari, Persian Hadith compiler.
- Al-Kindi, philosopher.
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People of the year 870 at Familypedia
8 people were born in 870
2 children were born to the 2 women born in 870
3 people died in 870
|Father||Mother||Age at death|
|Judith (844-870)||Charles the Bald (823-877)||Ermentrude d'Orléans (830-869)|
|Asa of Judah (-870 BC)||Abijah of Judah|
|Bilichild of Maine (c820-c870)||Rorgon of Maine (c770-839)||Bilechild|
102 people lived in 870
Events of the year 870 at Familypedia
2 people were married in 870.
|Richildis de Provence (c845-910)||Charles the Bald (823-877)|
|Charles the Bald (823-877)||Ermentrude d'Orléans (830-869)+Richildis de Provence (c845-910)|
There were 0 military battles in 870.
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