Historical Events In 0626
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jul 02 In the year 0626 in fear of assassination, Li Shimin ambushes and kills his rival brothers Li Yuanji and Li Jiancheng in the Incident at Xuanwu Gate. On September 4, Shimin's father abdicates in his favour and Shimin becomes Emperor Taizong of Tang, Emperor of China.
Jul 29 In the year 0626 avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople
Aug 07 Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated in the year 0626.