Year 784 (DCCLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 784 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.
|784 in various calendars|
|Ab urbe condita||1537|
|Balinese saka calendar||705–706|
|Chinese calendar||癸亥年 (Water Pig)|
3480 or 3420
— to —
甲子年 (Wood Rat)
3481 or 3421
|- Vikram Samvat||840–841|
|- Shaka Samvat||705–706|
|- Kali Yuga||3884–3885|
|Japanese calendar||Enryaku 3|
|Minguo calendar||1128 before ROC|
|Seleucid era||1095/1096 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1326–1327|
910 or 529 or −243
— to —
911 or 530 or −242
700 (seven hundred) is the natural number following 699 and preceding 701.
It is the sum of four consecutive primes (167 + 173 + 179 + 181). It is a Harshad number.784 Naval Air Squadron
784 Naval Air Squadron (784 NAS) was a Naval Air Squadron of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm.784 in Japan
Events in the year 784 in Japan.Area code 784
Area code 784 is the local telephone area code of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The 784 area code, or "SVG" was created during a split from the original 809 area code which began permissive dialing 1 June 1998 and ended 1 June 1999.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was the last location to break off from area code 809 during the 1995-1999 time period, when all of the various Caribbean and Atlantic geographic islands of the North American Numbering Plan which shared the 809 area code, broke off into their own unique new area codes, ultimately leaving the Dominican Republic as the sole entity retaining the 809 area code by June 1999.
When in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, dial the local seven digit phone number alone.
When calling to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines from anywhere in the United States, Canada, and most other Caribbean islands of the North American Numbering Plan, dial 1 + 784 + the local seven digit phone number.Balzi Rossi
The Balzi Rossi caves (Ligurian: baussi rossi "red rocks") in Ventimiglia commune, Liguria, Italy, is one of the most important archaeological sites of the early Upper Paleolithic in Western Europe.
Riparo Mochi remains, evidence for the earliest presence of modern humans in Europe (early Aurignacian, 42,000 years ago).
Grimaldi Man (Gravettian, c. 25,000 years)
Venus figurines of Balzi Rossi (Gravettian, c. 22,000 years)Habeas corpus petitions of Guantanamo Bay detainees
The nature of international human rights law has been seemingly altered by Americans since the attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C. on September 11, 2001. The Guantanamo Bay detention camp is one example of recent developments that seem to disregard long standing human rights. The United States of America (USA) has pursued a 'seemingly deliberate strategy' to put suspected terrorists outside the reach of habeas corpus protections. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay serves as the location for a United States military prison in Cuba designed for the detention of non-citizens suspected of terrorist activity. At the time of its creation President Bush stated that its purpose was to respond to serious war crimes, primarily 'a new way to deal with terrorists'. The first camp was set up 3 months after the attacks on the twin towers and since then a human rights debate has begun over the legality of denying detainees the right to petition habeas corpus.
The detainees at the United States Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba have had over 200 writs of habeas corpus submitted on their behalf.Kalispell (YTB-784)
Kalispell (TTB-784) was a United States Navy Natick-class large harbor tug named for Kalispell, Montana.List of state highways in Maryland shorter than one mile (700–799)
The following is a list of state highways in Maryland shorter than one mile (1.6 km) in length with route numbers between 700 and 799. Most of these highways act as service roads, old alignments of more prominent highways, or connectors between one or more highways. Many of these highways are unsigned and have multiple segments with the same number. Several of these highways have their own articles; those highways are summarized here and a link is provided to the main article. This list does not include highways where at least one highway of that number is at least one mile in length. All highways at least one mile in length have their own article. The highways shorter than one mile with the same number are covered in the main article for the highway.Mount Raimer
Mount Raimer, 2,572 feet (784 m), is a prominent peak in the Taconic Mountains of western Massachusetts and adjacent New York. The west side and summit are located in New York; the east slopes lie within Massachusetts. The summit ridge is part meadow and part wooded with red spruce, balsam fir, and northern hardwood tree species. It is notable for its views of the Hoosic River valley and Hudson River Valley. The 35 mi (56 km) Taconic Crest Trail traverses the mountain. Much of the upper slopes and summit are within protected conservation land. The mountain is the location of a defunct ski area.NGC 35
NGC 35 is a spiral galaxy in the Cetus constellation.NGC 784
NGC 784 is a barred spiral galaxy about 16.0 Mly away in the constellation Triangulum. NGC 784 is located within the Virgo Supercluster.Paul IV of Constantinople
Paul IV, known as Paul the New (Παύλος; ? – December 784) was Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople from 780 to 784. He had once opposed the veneration of icons but urged the calling of an ecumenical council to address the iconoclast controversy. Later, he resigned and retired to a monastery due to old age and illness. He was succeeded by Tarasios, who was a lay administrator at the time.
Paul the New is venerated as a saint in the Eastern Orthodox Church, and his feast day is celebrated on August 30.Sanborn, California
Sanborn (formerly, Plano) is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 5.5 miles (8.9 km) southeast of Mojave, at an elevation of 2,572 feet (784 m).Saskatchewan Highway 305
Highway 305 is a highway in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It runs from Highway 16 near Langham to Highway 11 near Warman. Highway 305 is about 30 km (19 mi) long.Highway 305 begins at Highway 16 at the southeastern corner of the Langham town limits. It travels east towards Dalmeny, where it turns south until it intersects Highway 684 and Highway 784. Highway 305 resumes traveling east, intersecting Highway 12 approximately 3 km (1.9 mi) north of Martensville. Highway 305 bypasses Warman, following the northern city boundary, and ends at Highway 11. As of 2019, an interchange with Highway 11 has opened, modifying traffic patterns around other existing intersections.Saskatchewan Highway 376
Highway 376 is a highway in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It runs from Highway 14 near Asquith to Highway 324. Highway 376 is about 121 km (75 mi) long. Highway 376 passes through the villages of Maymont, and Richard. The highway is paved between Highway 14 and 40 and gravel north of Highway 40.Saskatchewan Highway 784
Highway 784 is a highway in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It runs from Highway 29 near Wilkie to Highway 41 near Aberdeen. Highway 784 is about 188 km (117 mi) long. Highway 784 also passes near Cando, Struan, Dalmeny, and Warman. East of Warman, the road crosses the South Saskatchewan River on the Clarkboro Ferry.USS Garfield County (LST-784)
USS Garfield County (LST-784) was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy during World War II. Named after counties in Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Utah, and Washington, she was the only U.S. Naval vessel to bear the name.
LST-784 was laid down on 18 June 1944 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania by the Dravo Corporation; launched on 29 July 1944; sponsored by Mrs. Michael Ruzic; and commissioned on 1 September 1944 Lieutenant Daniel H. Miner, USCG, in command.USS McKean (DD-784)
USS McKean (DD-784) was a Gearing-class destroyer of the United States Navy built by the Todd Pacific Ship Building Company in Seattle, Washington State.Wheeler Geologic Area
The Wheeler Geologic Area is a highly eroded outcropping of layers of volcanic ash, in the La Garita Mountains of Mineral County, in southern Colorado in the western United States about 10 miles east north-east of Creede. The ash is the result of eruptions from the La Garita Caldera approximately 25 millions years ago.
The area was designated a National Monument from 1908 until 1950 and was Colorado's first National Monument. It is now part of the La Garita Wilderness and administered by the Rio Grande National Forest. Lying just below the crest of the range at an elevation of 11,960 feet (3645 m), it can be reached by an 8.4-mile hike on the East Bellows Trail (FS790), or by a difficult 14 mile four-wheel drive road.
The formations are named after Captain George M. Wheeler, who explored and surveyed this area in 1874 for the U.S. Army.