On This Day

794 AD in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 1 Charles the Great (aka Charlemagne) opens general synod in Frankfurt

Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne
Holy Roman Emperor
  • Oct 22 Emperor Kanmu relocates Japanese capital to Heiankyo (now Kyoto).
  • Nov 18 Japanese emperor Kammu deallocates residence of Nara to Kioto

Deaths in History

  • Aug 10 Fastrada, 3rd wife of French King Charles the Great, dies at 30