Calendar overview 816
uprising of Babak Khorramdin in Azerbaijan
against the Abbasids begins.
|816 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||264/265 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1359/60 (southern Buddhism); 1358/59 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||58th (59th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||178/179 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||194/195 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||200/201 (July 29/30)|
|Jewish calendar||4576/77 (August 27-28)|
from urbe condita MDLXIX (1569)
Diocletian's era : 532/533 (New Year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1126/27 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1127/28 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||872/873 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
First documentary mentions
- August 16 : Under Abbot Haito , the newly built Carolingian basilica in Reichenau Monastery is consecrated in honor of Mary, the Mother of God.
- Ebo , until now the librarian of Louis the Pious, becomes Archbishop of Reims as the successor of the deceased Wulfar . This makes him the only non-aristocratic bishop on both sides of the Rhine until the turn of the millennium.
- Ludwig the Pious assigned the San Candido Abbey to the Freising Abbey .
- Henjō , Japanese poet and Buddhist priest († 890 )
- al-Wāthiq bi-'llāh , Abbasid caliph († 847 )
- around 816: Formosus , Pope († 896 )
Date of death secured
- June 12 : Leo III. , Pope
- October 4th : Adalwin , Bishop of Regensburg
- October 28 : Beggo I , Count of Toulouse and Count of Paris