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|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||720s 730s 740s – 750s – 760s 770s 780s|
|Years:||749 750 751 – 752 – 753 754 755|
- Pope Stephen II, pope for 3 days in March.
- Pope Stephen III, succeeded Stephen II.
- Retired Emperor Shōmu takes part in the dedication ceremony of the great statue of Vairocana Buddha at the Todaiji temple and declares himself a Buddhist.