On This Day

What Happened in 630 AD

Historical Events in 630 AD

  • Jan 1 Prophet Muhammad sets out with his army towards Mecca, capturing it bloodlessly
  • Mar 21 Byzantine emperor Heraclius restores the True Cross to Jerusalem

Famous People Born in 630 AD

  • Nov 7 Constans II, Byzantine emperor (641-668) (d. 668)

Famous People Who Died in 630 AD

  • Apr 27 King Ardashir III of Persia, Sasanian shah of Iran, dies at 9
  • Jun 9 King Shahrbaraz of Persia