August 523 in history

August 523 events chronologically

Aug 13 John I becomes the new Pope after the death of Pope Hormisdas

Died in August 523

Aug 6 Pope Hormisdas Pope from 20 July 514 to his death in 523. His papacy was dominated by the Acacian schism, started in 484 by Acacius of Constantinople's efforts to placate the Monophysites. His efforts to resolve this schism were successful, and on 28 March 519, the reunion between Constantinople and Rome was ratified in the cathedral of Constantinople before a large crowd