683 in history

683 events chronologically

Oct 31 During the Siege of Mecca, the Kaaba catches fire and is burned down

Died in 683

Jun 28 Pope Leo II reigned from 17 August 682 to his death in 683.
Nov 14 Yazid I the second Caliph of the Umayyad Caliphate. Yazid was the Caliph as appointed by his father Muawiyah I and ruled for three years from 680 CE until his death in 683 CE
Dec 27 Emperor Gaozong of Tang the third emperor of the Tang Dynasty in China, ruling from 649 to 683. Emperor Gaozong was the son of Emperor Taizong and Empress Zhangsun