660

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
660 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar660
DCLX
Ab urbe condita1413
Armenian calendar109
ԹՎ ՃԹ
Assyrian calendar5410
Balinese saka calendar581–582
Bengali calendar67
Berber calendar1610
Buddhist calendar1204
Burmese calendar22
Byzantine calendar6168–6169
Chinese calendar己未(Earth Goat)
3356 or 3296
    — to —
庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
3357 or 3297
Coptic calendar376–377
Discordian calendar1826
Ethiopian calendar652–653
Hebrew calendar4420–4421
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat716–717
 - Shaka Samvat581–582
 - Kali Yuga3760–3761
Holocene calendar10660
Iranian calendar38–39
Islamic calendar39–40
Japanese calendarN/A
Javanese calendar551–552
Julian calendar660
DCLX
Korean calendar2993
Minguo calendar1252 before ROC
民前1252年
Nanakshahi calendar−808
Seleucid era971/972 AG
Thai solar calendar1202–1203
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