660

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
660 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 660
DCLX
Ab urbe condita 1413
Armenian calendar 109
ԹՎ ՃԹ
Assyrian calendar 5410
Balinese saka calendar 581–582
Bengali calendar 67
Berber calendar 1610
Buddhist calendar 1204
Burmese calendar 22
Byzantine calendar 6168–6169
Chinese calendar 己未(Earth Goat)
3356 or 3296
    — to —
庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
3357 or 3297
Coptic calendar 376–377
Discordian calendar 1826
Ethiopian calendar 652–653
Hebrew calendar 4420–4421
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 716–717
 - Shaka Samvat 581–582
 - Kali Yuga 3760–3761
Holocene calendar 10660
Iranian calendar 38–39
Islamic calendar 39–40
Japanese calendar N/A
Javanese calendar 551–552
Julian calendar 660
DCLX
Korean calendar 2993
Minguo calendar 1252 before ROC
民前1252年
Nanakshahi calendar −808
Seleucid era 971/972 AG
Thai solar calendar 1202–1203
Tibetan calendar 阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
786 or 405 or −367
    — to —
阳金猴年
(male Iron-Monkey)
787 or 406 or −366
Eligius, bishop and confessor (c. 588–660)

Year 660 (DCLX) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 660 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

Events[edit]

By place[edit]

Byzantine Empire[edit]

  • Emperor Constans II is paranoid about the ambitions of his younger brother, Theodosius, and has him murdered. Having attracted the hatred of the citizens of Constantinople, Constans decides to leave the Byzantine capital and moves to Syracuse (Sicily).

Europe[edit]

Britain[edit]

Korea[edit]

Japan[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Saint Eligius

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lewis, Miracula, p. 388
  2. ^ Bede, Book III, chapter 7