Centuries: 4th century - 5th century - 6th century
- February 9 - Zeno crowned as emperor of the Byzantine Empire.
- Julius Nepos becomes western Roman Emperor, deposing Glycerius.
- Forty-five years of conflict between the Roman Empire and the Vandals end when the eastern Roman Emperor Zeno's envoys conclude a peace with King Geiseric.
- Anthemius of Tralles, mathematician (estimated date)