875 to 899
c - Amazed travelers to China see toilet paper.
x - England Danes move against the north.
aug 12 - Louis II, king of Italy/emperor of France, dies at about 50.
dec 16 - Ado of Vienne, French archbishop of Vienne, dies at about 75.
dec 25 - Charles, the Bare, crowned emperor of Rome.0393003612
x - England Danes defeated in the south.
jan 31 - Charles becomes king of Italy.
aug 28 - Louis the German, King of East France Empire (833-76), dies.
oct 08 - Battle at Andernach: Louis the Young beats Charles the Bare.
x - Japan First year of Genkei.
jan 00 - England The Danes take the advantage.
spr 00 - England Spring Alfred burns the cakes.
apr 00 - England Battle of Edington.
jan 21 - Boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies.
apr 10 - Louis III, crowned King of France.
c - Russia , a Varangian, takes control of Kiev and becomes the first historically verified ruler of Kievan Rus'. u.c882
x - Japan Emperor Seiwa dies; his six sons each create a different branch of the new Minamoto Genji family.
aug 03 - Battle at Saucourt: French King Louis III beats the Vikings.
dec 16 - Marinus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding John VIII. re.List of Popes
mar 08 - Albumasar, Ahmad Aboe M Gafar al-Balkhi, Arabic astronomer, dies.
x - Japan The Kokinshu Poems Ancient and Modern, a compilation of 1,111 poems, is completed and establishes tanka as the standard form of classical Japanese poetry.
may 17 - St Adrian III begins his reign as Catholic Pope. re.List of Popes
x - Japan First year of Ninna.
apr 06 - Methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies.
nov 11 - Parliament in Tribur: King Charles III resigns.
x - Abbas ibn Firnas dies.047206035X
jan 13 - Duke Odo becomes king of West-France.
jan 13 - Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies.
x - Cambodia Khmers start to build capital city at Angkor, Cambodia
x - Japan First year of Kampyô.
x - The last independant King of Strathclyde dies.
c - Compilation of Anglo Saxon Chronicle is begun, likely at the direction of Alfred the Great.
x - Magyars invade central Europe
feb 06 - Photius, Byzantine theologist/patriarch of Constantinople/saint, dies.
sep 01 - Northmen defeated near Louvaine, France.
oct 06 - Formosus begins his reign as Catholic Pope. re.List of Popes
oct 15 - Al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies.
x - Pope Formosus is exhumed and put to trial by Pope Stephen VI. re.List of Popes
feb 22 - Pope Formosus crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor. re.List of Popes
x - Japan First year of Shôtai.
oct 26 - England Edward 'The Elder' becomes King.
dec 08 - Arnulf of Carinthia, last emperor of Austria-France, dies.