On This Day

What Happened in 783 AD

Historical Events

  • Nov 26 Asturian queen Adosinda was put in the monastery of San Juan de Pravia, where she lived out the rest of her life, to prevent her kin from retaking the throne from Mauregatus.

Famous People Who Died in 783 AD

  • Jul 12 Bertrada of Laon, Frankish queen sometimes referred to as "Bertha Broadfoot", and mother of Charlemange the Great, dies