The 690s decade ran from January 1, 690, to December 31, 699.

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690

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691Edit

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692Edit

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693Edit

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EuropeEdit

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694Edit

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695Edit

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696Edit

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697Edit

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  • Empress Jitō abdicates the throne in favor of the 14-year-old Monmu (grandson of late emperor Tenmu). During her 11-year reign she has established the foundations of law in Japan.
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698Edit

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  • Berber forces led by Queen Kahina ("The Diviner") are crushed by Arab invaders at Aures (Algeria). She has rallied the Berbers since the collapse of Byzantine power (see 647).
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Umayyad CaliphateEdit
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Recordholders.org
  2. ^ Slavik, Diane (2001). Cities through Time: Daily Life in Ancient and Modern Jerusalem. Geneva, Illinois: Runestone Press, p. 60. ISBN 978-0-8225-3218-7
  3. ^ HE.VI.15
  4. ^ Ostrogorsky, pp. 116–122
  5. ^ Kirby, "Earliest English Kings", p. 122
  6. ^ Fryde, et al. "Handbook of British Chronology", p. 219
  7. ^ Ostrogorsky, pp. 116–122
  8. ^ Ostrogorsky, pp. 124–126
  9. ^ Whitelock, "English Historical Documents", p. 357
  10. ^ Venning, Timothy, ed. (2006). A Chronology of the Byzantine Empire. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 187. ISBN 1-4039-1774-4.
  11. ^ Treadgold, Warren (1997). A History of the Byzantine State and Society. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press. pp. 337–339. ISBN 0-8047-2630-2.
  12. ^ Venning, Timothy, ed. (2006). A Chronology of the Byzantine Empire. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 188. ISBN 1-4039-1774-4.
  13. ^ Treadgold, Warren (1997). A History of the Byzantine State and Society. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press. p. 339. ISBN 0-8047-2630-2.
  14. ^ Venning, Timothy, ed. (2006). A Chronology of the Byzantine Empire. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 188. ISBN 1-4039-1774-4.
  15. ^ Treadgold, Warren (1997). A History of the Byzantine State and Society. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press. p. 339. ISBN 0-8047-2630-2.