Tenpyô-shôhô 8 (天平勝宝八年)
Timeline of 756
Other Events of 756
- Emperor Xuanzong of Tang flees Chang'an and is forced into retirement; he is succeeded by Emperor Suzong.
- The Shôsôin Imperial Storehouse is established; the widowed empress of Emperor Shômu donates 600 or so Imperial possessions to Tôdai-ji.
Births and Deaths