On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 771 AD

Historical Events

Historic Event

Charlemagne becomes the sole King of the Franks after the death of his brother Carloman

List of Years

About December 5, 771 AD

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1250 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris