531 in history

531 events chronologically

Apr 19 Battle of Callinicum: A Byzantine army under Belisarius is defeated by the Persian at Ar-Raqqah (northern Syria)

Died in 531

Sep 13 Kavadh I the son of Peroz I and the twentieth and twenty-first Sassanid king of Persia, reigning from 488 to 531. He was crowned by the nobles in place of his deposed and blinded uncle Balash