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Events in History in 794 AD

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

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