Centuries: 5th century - 6th century - 7th century
- September 22 - Pope Boniface II is elected to succeed Pope Felix IV
- December 15 - Justinian selects a second commission to excerpt and codify the writings of the jurists on Roman Law. This becomes the Digest.
- Hilderic, king of Vandals and Alans, deposed by his cousin Gelimer
- Northern Wei Chang Guang Wang succeeds Northern Wei Xiao Zhuang Di as ruler of the Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty