Calendar overview 748
|Odilo founds Mondsee Monastery .|
|748 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||196/197 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1291/92 (southern Buddhism); 1290/91 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||57th (58th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||110/111 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||126/127 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||130/131 (August 30/31)|
|Jewish calendar||4508/09 (August 28-29)|
from urbe condita MDI (1501)
Diocletian's era : 464/465 (turn of the year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1058/59 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1059/60 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||804/805 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- January 18 : After the death of Duke Odilo of Bavaria , his son Tassilo III. his successor.
- In Kent , Eardwulf succeeds Eadberht I as co-king.
- Muslim Conquest : The governor of the Umayyad in Khorassan , Nasr ibn Sajjar , comes in the course of the uprising of the Abbasids against the rule of the Umayyad killed.
First documentary mentions
Religion and culture
- Tilpin succeeds Abel as Archbishop of Reims .
- Monasteries are founded in Ansbach ( Sankt Gumbert by the missionary of the same name), Füssen and, donated by Duke Odilo, in St. Wolfgang in the Salzkammergut and Mondsee .
- In the monastery of Fulda founded Sturmius the convent school .
- April 2, 742 , 747 or 748: Charlemagne , Emperor of the Franconian Empire († 814 )
- Abu l-Atahiya , Arab poet († 825 or 826 )
- around 748: Benedict von Aniane , Benedictine in the Franconian Empire († 821 )
- January 18 : Odilo , ruler of the tribal duchy of Bavaria
- April 21 : Genshō , Japanese Empress (* 680 )
- Cú Chuimne , Irish monk of the Iona monastery and author
- Eadberht I , fellow king in Kent
- Nasr ibn Sajjar , Umayyad governor in Khorassan (* 663 )