On This Day

695 AD in History

Events in History

  • Nov 21 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as Archbishop Clemens of Friezen

Birthdays in History

  • Dec 31 Muhammad bin Qasim, Umayyad general, born in Ta'if, Saudi Arabia (d. 715)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 3 "Black Ewald", helper of Willibrord, murdered
  • Oct 3 "White Ewald", helper of Willibrord, murdered
  • Dec 17 Begga, ancestress of the Carolingians/saint, dies [or 693]