Calendar overview 753
|Alfonso I of Asturias drives the Moors out of Astorga .|
|753 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||201/202 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1296/97 (southern Buddhism); 1295/96 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||57th (58th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||115/116 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||131/132 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||135/136 (July 6/7)|
|Jewish calendar||4513/14 (2/3 September)|
from urbe condita MDVI (1506)
Diocletian's era : 469/470 (November turn of the year)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1063/64 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1064/65 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||809/810 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- The Frankish King Pippin the Younger leads a campaign against the Saxons .
- Pope Stephan II presents King Pippin with the forged deed of the Constantinian donation in order to assert a secular rule of the Pope that supposedly goes back to Emperor Constantine .
- Grifo , the half-brother of King Pippin the Younger, who rebelled against him, fell at St. Jean-de-Maurienne in Burgundy .
Northern and Eastern Europe
First documentary mentions
- Hildegar is mentioned as Bishop of Cologne : he is slain by Saxony.
- Sidonius becomes Bishop of Passau .
- Eoban becomes Bishop of Utrecht .
- January 3 : Li Linfu , Chinese official
- August 8th : Hildegar of Cologne , Bishop of Cologne
- November 3 : Pirminius , monastery founder and saint (* around 670 )
- Grifo , Carolingian nobleman, half-brother of the Frankish King Pippin (* around 726 )