Centuries: 8th century - 9th century - 10th century
Decades: 840s  850s  860s  - 870s -  880s  890s  900s

Years: 876 877 878 - 879 - 880 881 882
879 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 879

Ab urbe condita 1632
Armenian calendar 328
Bahá'í calendar -965 – -964
Buddhist calendar 1423
Coptic calendar 595 – 596
Ethiopian calendar 871 – 872
Hebrew calendar 4639 4640
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 934 – 935
 - Shaka Samvat 801 – 802
 - Kali Yuga 3980 – 3981
Holocene calendar 10879
Iranian calendar 257 – 258
Islamic calendar 265 – 266
Japanese calendar
 - Imperial Year Kōki 1539
Julian calendar 924
Korean calendar 3212
Thai solar calendar 1422


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  • The Chinese rebel Huang Chao besieges the southern Chinese seaport at Guangzhou and slaughters much of its inhabitants of native Chinese and foreigners from around the world. His rebellion would be suppressed by 884. However, the damage he inflicted upon the authority and legitimacy of the Tang Dynasty was one of the final blows to the dynasty, the throne of which was usurped in 907.

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People of the year 879 at Familypedia

1 people were born in 879

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Charles the Simple (879-929)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Adelaide de Frioul (850-901)

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 879

5 people died in 879

 FatherMotherAge at death
Carloman of France (866-884)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-c881)13
Louis (877-879)Louis the Younger (830-882)Luitgard von Sachsen (c845-885)2
Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Charles the Bald (823-877)Ermentrude d'Orléans (830-869)33
Gerhard II, Count of Limousin (826-879)Gerard d'Auvergne (-841)53
Baldwin I of Flanders (c835-879)Audacer (c805-)44

93 people lived in 879

Ingelger I, Count of Anjou and Orléans (845-888)Tertullus of Anjou (?-?)Petronilla (825-?)
Richard, Duke of Burgundy (850-921)Bivin of Gorze (810-863)Richildis (c810-?)
Poppa van Bayeux (c870-c910)
Arnulf of Carinthia (850-899)Carloman of Bavaria (829-880)Liutswind (?-?)
Bernard de Laon (c844-aft893)Pepin de Vermandois (c815-aft848)
Bertha (c863-925)Lothair II of Lotharingia (c835-869)Waldrada (c835-)
Carloman of France (866-884)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-c881)
Carloman of Bavaria (829-880)Louis the German (c806-876)Hemma of Altdorf (808-876)
Charles the Simple (879-929)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Adelaide de Frioul (850-901)
Charles the Fat (839-888)Louis the German (c806-876)Hemma of Altdorf (808-876)
Ermengarde (c853-896)Louis II (c825-875)Engelberga (?-c898)
Ermentrud (875-914)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Adelaide de Frioul (850-901)
Gisela (865-908)Lothair II of Lotharingia (c835-869)Waldrada (?-?)
Gisela (865-884)Louis the Stammerer (846-879)Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-c881)
Glismut (c866-924)Arnulf of Carinthia (850-899)
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Events of the year 879 at FamilypediaEdit

0 people were married in 879.

There were 0 military battles in 879.

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