|Centuries:||6th century - 7th century - 8th century|
|Decades:|| 650s 660s 670s - 680s - 690s 700s 710s
|Years:||685 686 687 - 688 - 689 690 691|
|Gregorian calendar|| 688 |
|Ab urbe condita||1441|
|Armenian calendar|| 137 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-1156 – -1155|
|Coptic calendar||404 – 405|
|Ethiopian calendar||680 – 681|
|Hebrew calendar||4448 – 4449|
|- Vikram Samvat||743 – 744|
|- Shaka Samvat||610 – 611|
|- Kali Yuga||3789 – 3790|
|Iranian calendar||66 – 67|
|Islamic calendar||68 – 69|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1348|
|Thai solar calendar||1231|
- Emperor Justinian II of the Byzantine Empire defeats the Bulgarians.
- King Caedwalla of Wessex abdicates the throne and goes on a pilgrimage to Rome.
- Charles Martel (died 741), major domus (i.e., Mayor of the Palace) of the Kingdom of the Franks (approximate date of birth)
- Jianzhen, Chinese Buddhist monk who founded Tōshōdai-ji in Japan (d. 763)
See also Edit
688 is also the hull number of the US Navy attack submarine USS Los Angeles. The number has come to be a shorthand reference for all of the many submarines of the Los Angeles class. For instance, 688 Attack Sub is a computer game about submarines.
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|Ceolwald of Wessex||Cutha Cathwulf (592-)||Gwynhafar of Dumnonia|
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