532 in history

532 events chronologically

Jan 13 Nika riots in Constantinople
Jan 18 Nika riots in Constantinople fail
Feb 23 Byzantine Emperor Justinian I orders the building of a new Orthodox Christian basilica in Constantinople – the Hagia Sophia

Died in 532

Mar 3 Winwaloe the founder and first abbot of Landévennec Abbey , also known as the Monastery of Winwaloe. It was just south of Brest in Brittany, now part of France
Oct 17 Pope Boniface II reigned from 17 September 530 to his death in 532.
Dec 5 Sabbas the Sanctified Saint Sabbas the Sanctified , a Cappadocian-Greek monk, priest and saint, lived mainly in Palaestina Prima. He was the founder of several monasteries, most notably the one known as Mar Saba. The Saint's name is derived from Aramaic סַבָּא meaning "old man"