884 in history

Born in 884

Feb 6 Emperor Daigo the 60th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession.

Died in 884

Jan 6 Hasan ibn Zayd an Alid who became the founder of the Zaydid dynasty of Tabaristan.
May 15 Pope Marinus I Pope from 16 December 882 to his death in 884. He succeeded John VIII in about the end of December 882
Jul 13 Huang Chao the leader of a major agrarian rebellion that, during the last decade of his life, seriously weakened the Tang dynasty.
Dec 12 Carloman II the youngest son of King Louis the Stammerer and Ansgarde of Burgundy, and became king, jointly with his brother Louis III of France, on his father's death in 879.