On This Day

What Happened in 835 AD

Historical Events

  • Nov 1 All Saints Day made compulsory by Pope Gregory IV throughout Frankish Kingdom
  • Dec 14 Chinese Emperor Wenzong conspires with chancellor Li Xun and general Zheng Zhu to kill all the eunuchs, but the plot is foiled. Also known as the Sweet Dew Incident

Famous People Who Died in 835 AD

  • Apr 22 KÅ«kai, Japanese Buddhist monk and poet (founded Shingon school of Buddhism), dies at 60
  • Nov 27 Muhammad at-Taqi, Muslim Shia Imam, dies at 24