On This Day

What Happened in 811 AD

Historical Events

  • Jul 26 Battle of Pliska: Bulgarians under Krum beat Byzantines

Famous People Who Died in 811 AD

  • Jun 17 Sakanoue no Tamuramar, Japanese shōgun under Emperor Kanmu, dies at 54
  • Jul 26 Nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle
  • Dec 4 Charles The Younger, King the of Franks, son of the Emperor Charlemagne, dies at about 39