708 in history

708 events chronologically

Mar 25 Pope Constantine succeeds Pope Sisinnius as the 88th pope
Aug 29 Copper coins are minted in Japan for the first time (Traditional Japanese date: August 10, 708)

Died in 708

Feb 4 Pope Sisinnius Pope from 15 January to his death in 708.
Jun 5 Jacob of Edessa one of the most distinguished of Syriac writers.