863 in history

863 events chronologically

Sep 3 Major Byzantine victory at the Battle of Lalakaon against an Arab raid

Died in 863

Jan 24 Charles of Provence the Carolingian King of Provence from 855 until his early death in 863.
Jun 4 Charles (archbishop of Mainz) the second son of Pepin I of Aquitaine and Engelberga.
Sep 3 Umar al-Aqta the semi-independent Arab emir of Malatya from the 830s until his death in the Battle of Lalakaon on September 3, 863. During this time, he was one of the greatest enemies of the Byzantine Empire on its eastern frontier, and became a prominent figure in later Arabic and Turkish epic literature