Events noted in 0700

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

700

Born: Abou-Hanifah surnamed Alfqqman

Born: Propertius, Sextus Aurelius an ancient Roman poet

704

Died: Adamanus abbot of the monastery of Hey

“The Church Catechism explained, for the use of the diocese of St. Asaph,” Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

705

“Avis salutaire a tout le monde, contre Tabus cles liqueurs chaudes, & particulierement du caffe, du chocolat, & du the.” Duncan, Daniel an eminent physician

713

Born: Alfenus Varus a celebrated Roman lawyer

714

“Pollio,” Virgil, In Latin, Publius Virgiuus Maro, the most excellent of all the ancient Roman poets

715

Born: Monro, John an eminent physician

723

Died: Andrew surnamed of Crete

726

Born: Paulinus patriarch of Aquileia in the eighth century

735

Born: Paterculus, Caius Velleius an ancient Roman historian

740

Died: Acca, St. bishop of Hagustald

743

Died: Paul the Deacon

745

Died: Mæcenas, Caius Cilnius the great friend and counsellor of Augustus Caesar

747

“Connection,” Shuckford, Samuel a learned divine of the last century

750

“Select Satires of Horace,' translated into English verse, and for the most part adapted to the present times and manners,” Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

753

Born: Adalard born about the year 753

755

“The Actor,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

760

Died: Damascenes, John a learned priest and monk of the 'eighth century

“Decanonizatio Thomae Cautuariensis & suorum,” James, Richard nephew of the preceding

762

Born: Abu-Nowas an Arabian poet of the first class

“Dissertatio de felici audacia Horatii,” Klotz, Christian Adolphus an eminent German critic

765

“Dissertations on Hermaphrodites,” Arnaud De Ronsil, Georges a surgeon of some eminence in London

779

Born: Agobard archbishop of Lyons

785

Born: Rabanus Maurus, Magnentius a celebrated archbishop of Mentz

790

Born: Nithard a French historian of the ninth century

“A Supplementary volume to the Leicestershire Views, containing a series of Excursions, in 1790, to the villages and places of note in the county,” Throsby, John a topographical writer

791

“A dissertation upon the Phoenician numeral characters, anciently used at Sidon,” Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

793

Born: Theodulphus a celebrated bishop of Orleans

798

“Remarks on the Uses of the Definitive Article in the Greek of the New Testament; containing many new proofs of the Divinity of Christ, from passages which are wrongly translated in the common English Version. To which is added a plain matter-of-fact argument for the Divinitv of Christ, by the Editor,” Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian