On This Day

What Happened in 536 AD

Historical Events in 536 AD

  • Apr 22 St. Agapetus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
  • Jun 8 St Silverius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
  • Dec 9 Byzantine General Belisarius enters Rome while the Ostrogothic garrison peacefully leaves the city, returning the old capital to its empire

Famous People Who Died in 536 AD

  • Apr 22 St. Agapetus I, Bishop of Rome (535-36), dies at 46