Tenpyô-shôhô 7 (天平勝宝七年)
Timeline of 755
Other Events of 755
- An Lushan Rebellion in China begins (ends 763).
- Abe no Nakamaro and Fujiwara no Kiyokawa, shipwrecked in Vietnam, make their way to Chang'an.
- A kaidan'in (ordination hall) is established at Tôdai-ji, and Ganjin performs the first ordinations in Japan, ordaining roughly 400 people, including Empress Kômyô.