561 in history

561 events chronologically

Nov 29 King Chlothar I dies at Compiègne. The Merovingian dynasty is continued by his four sons — Charibert I, Guntram, Sigebert I and Chilperic I — who divide the Frankish Kingdom

Died in 561

Mar 4 Pope Pelagius I Pope from 556 to his death in 561. He was the second pope of the Byzantine Papacy, and like his predecessor, a former apocrisiarius to Constantinople
Nov 29 Chlothar I one of the four sons of Clovis I of the Merovingian dynasty.