Start of Þorri
Start of the fourth month of winter in the old Icelandic calendar. Also known as Frozen Snow Month.
770 – Saxons destroy the church of Saint Lebuinus
The Anglo-Saxon missionary Lebuinus travels to Frisia by the end of the eighth century to bring the gospel to the locals. He builds a wooden church but just a few years later the local Saxons destroy it. And Lebuinus himself dies a few years later.