633 in history

633 events chronologically

Mar 18 Ridda Wars: The Arabian Peninsula is united under the central authority of Caliph Abu Bakr
Oct 12 Battle of Hatfield Chase: King Edwin of Northumbria is defeated and killed by the British under Penda of Mercia and Cadwallon of Gwynedd
Dec 5 Fourth Council of Toledo takes place

Died in 633

Oct 12 Edwin of Northumbria the King of Deira and Bernicia – which later became known as Northumbria – from about 616 until his death. He converted to Christianity and was baptised in 627; after he fell at the Battle of Hatfield Chase, he was venerated as a saint