On This Day

What Happened in 655 AD

Historical Events in 655 AD

  • Nov 15 Battle of the Winwaed: Penda of Mercia is defeated by Oswiu of Bernicia.

Famous People Who Died in 655 AD

  • Sep 16 Martinus I, bannished Pope (649-53), dies
  • Nov 15 Penda, King of Mercia, Anglo Saxon King