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   This article is about the year 870. For the shotgun, see Remington 870.
Year 870 (DCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will
                                                                                Millennium:                1st millennium
display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
                                                                                 Centuries:   8th century – 9th century – 10th century

Events                                                                           Decades :    840s 850s 860s – 870s – 880s 890s 900s

                                                                                    Years:       867 868 869 – 870 – 871 872 873

By place
                                                                                                                        870 by topic
Abbasid Caliphate                                                                                                              Politics

   June: Murder of Caliph al-Muhtadi and accession of al-Mu'tamid. End of the "Anarchy at Samarra".                    State leaders –
                                                                                                                      Sovereign states
Europe                                                                                                                  Birth and death
   Prague Castle is founded.
   The Great Summer Army invades England led by Bagsecg and conquers East Anglia; the buildings                        Births – Deaths
                                                                                                                       Establishment and
   destroyed by the Danish invaders include the abbey of Ely and the monastery of Peterborough.
   August 8 – Treaty of Meerssen: Charles the Bald and Louis the German divide Lotharingia among
                                                                                                                      Establishments –
   December 31 – The Danes are defeated by a Saxon army at Englefield, Berkshire. It is the first of a                Disestablishments
   series of battles between Wessex and the Danes.                                                                         V   · T·   E   ·
   Malta is conquered by Arabs from Sicily.
   Borivoj becomes duke of Bohemia.                                                            870 in other calendars
   Charles the Bald marries Richilde.                                                Gregorian calendar         870
By topic                                                                             Ab urbe condita            1623
                                                                                     Armenian calendar          319
                                                                                                                ԹՎ ՅԺԹ
   Michael II succeeds Michael I as Patriarch of Alexandria.                         Assyrian calendar          5620
   The Autonomous Bulgarian Archbishopric is established.                            Bahá'í calendar            -974–-973
   February 28 – The Fourth Council of Constantinople ends.                          Bengali calendar           277
                                                                                     Berber calendar            1820
                                                                                     English Regnal year        N/A
Births                                                                               Buddhist calendar          1414
                                                                                     Burmese calendar           232
   Al-Farabi, Persian philosopher and scientist
                                                                                     Byzantine calendar         6378–6379
Deaths                                                                               Chinese calendar           己丑年十一月廿六日

   November 20 – King Edmund of East Anglia                                                                            — to —
   Muhammad ibn Ismail al-Bukhari, Persian hadith compiler                                                      庚寅年十二月初六日

   Al-Kindi, philosopher                                                                                        (3507/3567-12-6)
                                                                                     Coptic calendar            586–587
References                                                                           Ethiopian calendar         862–863
                                                                                     Hebrew calendar            4630–4631
                                                                                     Hindu calendars
via 870                                                                              - Vikram Samvat            926–927
                                                                                     - Shaka Samvat             792–793
                                                                                     - Kali Yuga                3971–3972
Holocene calendar          10870
Iranian calendar           248–249
Islamic calendar           256–257
Japanese calendar
Julian calendar            870      DCCCLXX

Korean calendar            3203
Minguo calendar            1042 before ROC
                           民前1042 年

Thai solar calendar        1413
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