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565 AD in History

Events in History

  • Jan 22 Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus
  • Aug 22 St Columba reports seeing monster in Loch Ness

Deaths in History


Person of interestJustinian I

Nov 15 Justinian I (The Great), Byzantinian Emperor (527-565), dies at 82. Corpus Juris Civilis, civil law code, written during reign.

Eastern Roman Emperor Justinian I
Eastern Roman Emperor
Justinian I