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§Eastern Asia

§China

Beginning of Wu Zetian's Zhou Dynasty in China.

§Europe

§Austrasia

Theuderic II is the king.

§Ireland

Willibrord left the Abbey of Rathmelsigi.

§Netherlands

Between 690 and 692, Utrecht fell into the hands of Pippin of Herstal. This gave the Franks control of important trade routes on the Rhine to the North Sea.

§Middle East

§Iraq

The approximate date of the earliest known blindfold chess, played by Sa'id bin Jubair

§Palestine

Building of the Dome of the Rock

§Sources

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