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What Happened on August 1, 527 AD

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Justinian I becomes the sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire

Eastern Roman Emperor Justinian I
Eastern Roman Emperor
Justinian I

Famous Deaths

  • Justin I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies (b. c. 450)
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About August 1, 527 AD

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1493 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo