Calendar overview 882
|Ludwig III. , King of Eastern Franconia , dies. He is succeeded by Charles III.||Ludwig III. , King of the west of France , dies. Successor is Karlmann .|
|882 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||330/331 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1425/26 (southern Buddhism); 1424/25 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||59th (60th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||244/245 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||260/261 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||268/269 (July 20-21)|
|Jewish calendar||4642/43 (September 16/17)|
from urbe condita MDCXXXV (1635)
Diocletian's era : 598/599 (New Year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1192/93 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1193/94 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||938/939 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- Viking Age : Viking leader Gottfried returns with an army strengthened from his homeland and destroys numerous towns and cities on the Rhine and Moselle, etc. a. also Bonn , Andernach , and Trier. During this campaign , the Prüm Abbey was burned down for the first time.
- April 11th : Battle of Remich : Under the leadership of Bishop Wala von Metz , a Frankish army is defeated by the Vikings, who are on a raid, near Remich in what is now Luxembourg. During the battles with numerous armored riders, Wala is killed.
- Charles III becomes ruler of the whole of Eastern Franconia . He makes a peace with Gottfried on the condition that he is baptized and gives him Friesland as a fief .
- Karlmann becomes sole ruler of Western France .
First documentary mentions
- The term fiefdom appears for the first time in documents from Cluny .
- First reliable documentary mention of the city of Lindau in Lake Constance in a document from a St. Gallen monk
- Bücken , Oberhelfenschwil and Tettnang are first mentioned in a document.
- The city of Dortmund is mentioned for the first time as Throtmanni in the land register of the Werden monastery .
- Two different continuations of the Annales Fuldenses emerged in Mainz and Regensburg .
- Muhammad ibn Tughdsch , Ichschidid ruler in Egypt († 946 )
- Saadia Gaon , rabbi, philosopher and grammarian († 942 )
Date of death secured
- January 20 : Ludwig III. , East Franconian king (* around 835 )
- April 11th : Wala , Archbishop of Metz
- August 5th : Ludwig III. , King of West Franconia (* around 864 )
- November 12th : Gottschalk , Bishop of Eichstätt
- December 16 : John VIII , Pope
- December: Hincmar , Archbishop of Reims (* around 800 / 810 )
Exact date of death unknown
- Askold , Varangian prince
- Eudokia Ingerina , Empress of Byzantium (* around 840 )
- García Íñiguez , King of Navarre