Calendar overview 724
Donareiche built Boniface church
and thus founded Fritzlar .
|724 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||172/173 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1267/68 (southern Buddhism); 1266/67 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||56./57. (57./58.) Cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||86/87 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||102/103 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||105/106 (May 28/29)|
|Jewish calendar||4484/85 (September 22-23)|
ab urbe condita MCDLXXVII (1477)
Diocletian's era : 440/441 (turn of the year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1034/35 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1035/36 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||780/781 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- Bonifatius founds Fritzlar . He also set up Ohrdruf in Thuringia as a mission base.
- Nechton, leader of the Picts , abdicates and enters a monastery. There is a fight for his successor.
Middle East and North Africa
- Genshō , Empress of Japan , hands over the reign to her nephew Shōmu , as he has reached the age of majority. He is the 45th Tennō of Japan.
- February: End of the Yōrō period in Japan (since November 717 ), after which the Yōrō code of 718 was named - a collection of laws that shaped ancient Japan
First documentary mentions
- First documented mention of Allensbach
- Monastery bishop Pirmin founded under the protection of Charles Martel , the Monastery of Reichenau on the island of Reichenau . He built the first wooden monastery church .
- Pope Gregory II calls on the Thuringians to build a "house" for the missionary Boniface: the later Erfurt Cathedral .
- Geroldus becomes Bishop of Mainz as the successor to the late Rigibertus .
- January 26 : Yazid II , Umayyad Caliph (* 687 )
- Rigibertus , Bishop of Mainz
- September 8th between 724 and 730: Korbinian , is considered the first bishop of Freising