On This Day

732 AD in History

Events in History

  • Feb 15 Zen teacher Ho-tse Shen-hui disputes founder of Northern Ch'an line
  • Oct 10 Battle of Tours: Umayyad army led by Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi defeated by Frankish Aquitainian force led by Charles Martel during Umayyad invasion of Gaul

Deaths in History

  • Oct 10 Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Arab Tihamite Governor of Andalusia, killed in combat at the Battle of Tours