645 in history

645 events chronologically

Jul 10 Isshi Incident: Prince Naka-no-Ōe and Fujiwara no Kamatari assassinate Soga no Iruka during a coup d'état at the imperial palace
Jul 18 Chinese forces under general Li Shiji besiege the strategic fortress city of Anshi (Liaoning) during the Goguryeo–Tang War

Born in 645

Jul 10 Soga no Iruka the son of Soga no Emishi a statesman in the Asuka Period of Japan.

Died in 645

Apr 26 Richarius a Frankish hermit, monk, and the founder of two monasteries. He is venerated as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church
Jul 11 Soga no Emishi a statesman of the Yamato Imperial Court. His alternative names include Emishi and Toyora no Ōomi. After the death of his father Soga no Umako, Emishi took over Ōomi , the Minister of state, from his father