Calendar overview 701
|princess Kāhina is subject to the attacking Arabs .||
Taika reforms in Japan come to a climax with the Taihō Code .
|701 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||149/150 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1244/45 (southern Buddhism); 1243/44 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||56th (57th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||63/64 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||81/82 (turn of the year 14/15 February)|
|Jewish calendar||4461/62 (September 7/8)|
from urbe condita MCDLIV (1454)
Diocletian's era 417/418
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1011/12 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1012/13 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||757/758 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- Raginpert , dux of Turin from the Royal House of Agilolfinger , rises against the minor king of the Lombards , Liutpert , and its regent Ansprand he at Novara defeated. He takes over the throne of the Lombards, but dies in the same year. His successor is his son Aripert II , who brutally cracks down on Ansprand and his family and mutilates several of his relatives. Anfand flees to Bavaria .
- The advancing Arabs under Hassan ibn an-Nuʿmān defeat the Jewish Berber tribe of the Jarawa in Ifrīqiya at the battle of Taharqa ; the Berber leader, Al-Kahina , dies either in battle or afterwards on the run. The circumstances of your death cannot be determined with certainty. Her biological sons either die with her or convert to Islam. With the death of al-Kahina, the common resistance of the Berbers ends. Even under Ḥassān ibn an-Nuʿmān, the establishment of an administration in Ifriqiya begins, initially relying primarily on long-established Romans and Greeks.
- Due to the Taihō code at the beginning of the so-called Taihō period , which begins on May 3rd, the Taika reforms in Japan during the Asuka period come to a climax. The country's government is now strictly centralized. In doing so, the Imperial Court is trying to copy the rigorous Chinese political system of the Tang Dynasty . To this end, he creates some collections by Ritsuryō and tries to enforce them. Among other things, a post road system will be created.
First documentary mentions
- The places Aubréville ( Herberici Villa ) and Pareid ( Pararicum ) are mentioned for the first time in a document.
- Yazid III. , Umayyad Caliph († 744 )
- Shōmu , Japanese Emperor († 756 )
- Li Bai , Chinese poet († 762 )
- Wunibald , first abbot of the monastery Heidenheim († 761 )