- events Karl the large one one yard day in Lippspringe . Saxonia is divided in counties.
- October - as reaction to the defeat of a Frankish army on the Drachtelfeld at the Süntelgebirge, with alsoseveral counts please were, let Karl the large one in Verden to according to the all sources contemporary in a blood court 4500 hostages the insurgent Saxonia execute; this indication is possibly exaggerated. Undisputed it is however that Franconias in Saxonia a hardCrew politics operate.Duke Widukind escapes to Denmark.
- 3. November - the Hl. Marian of Bardowick during the Saxonia rebellion of heaths kill
- the anglo-saxon scholar Alkuin comes to the yard of Karl of the large one, where he becomes director/conductor of the yard school.He criticizes Karl's radical mission and rule politics in Saxonia. Together with Paulus Diaconus and other scholar leads his working to an upswing of the training system (“Karolingi Renaissance “).
- The monastery Frauenwörth becomes by duke Tassilo III. by Bavaria based.
- The clergyman Benedikt creates the monastery Aniane in the Languedoc, after which he is called Benedikt of Aniane.
- Egino becomes bishop von Konstanz as a successor of Johann II.
- 780 or 782 - the diocese Mainz becomes under Lullus the ore dioceseraised.
- First documentary mention of Bremen, which becomes five years late dioceses. For the first time to be mentioned also Schwabing (Svapinga), Adelzhausen, Bachenau, Echzell, calibrate (Rhinehesse), Hamm at the Rhine, Niederhöchstadt and Schornsheim.
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