On This Day

What Happened in 758 AD

Historical Events

  • Jun 11 Diplomatic dispute at Tang Chinese capital Chang'an when Abbasid Arabs and Uyghur Turks both arrive to offer tribute. Settlement reached when both enter at same time through two different gates.

Famous People Who Died in 758 AD

  • Jun 23 Ho-tse Shen-hui, Zen teacher/disciple of Hui-neng, dies at 74