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Wiborada's martyrdom, depicted before 1451/60 in Codex Sangallensis 602
The hermit Wiborada
is murdered during the Hungarian attack on St. Gallen .
926 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 374/375 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 918/919
Buddhist calendar 1469/70 (southern Buddhism); 1468/69 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 60th (61st) cycle

Year of the Fire Dog丙戌 ( at the beginning of the year Wood Rooster 乙酉)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 288/289 (turn of the year April)
Iranian calendar 304/305
Islamic calendar 313/314 (turn of the year 18/19 March)
Jewish calendar 4686/87 (September 10-11)
Coptic calendar 642/643
Malayalam calendar 101/102
Roman calendar from urbe condita MDCLXXIX (1679)

Diocletian's era : 642/643 (turn of the year November)

Seleucid era Babylon: 1236/37 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 1237/38 (New Year October)

Spanish era 964
Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 982/983 (turn of the year April)


Politics and world events

Hungarian invasions in Eastern Franconia

Burgundy / Imperial Italy

  • Duke Burchard II of Swabia moves from Burgundy to Italy to support his son-in-law Rudolf II . On April 29th, he was attacked by Archbishop Lambert of Milan near Novara and lost battle and life. Count Hermann von Wetterau succeeds him by enfeoffing him as a duke. He marries Reginlinde, the widow of Burchard II.
  • King Rudolf II of Burgundy and Italy gives up Italy after the death of Burchard II.
  • Count Hugo von Vienne , regent of Lower Burgundy, inherited the region of Tuscia from his mother Bertha . With the help of the Archbishop of Milan, he drove out King Rudolf II and was crowned King of Italy in Pavia . He concludes an assistance pact with Pope John X in Mantua .


  • The Proto-Mongolian people of the Kitan conquered the Tungus-Chinese-Korean kingdom of Balhae in southeastern Manchuria and northern Korea.

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