|Centuries:||6th century · 7th century · 8th century|
|Decades:||620s 630s 640s 650s 660s 670s 680s|
|Years:||653 654 655 656 657 658 659|
|Gregorian calendar||656 |
|Ab urbe condita||1409|
|Armenian calendar||105 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-1188 – -1187|
|Coptic calendar||372 – 373|
|Ethiopian calendar||648 – 649|
|Hebrew calendar||4416 – 4417|
|- Vikram Samvat||711 – 712|
|- Shaka Samvat||578 – 579|
|- Kali Yuga||3757 – 3758|
|Iranian calendar||34 – 35|
|Islamic calendar||35 – 36|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1316|
|Thai solar calendar||1199|
- Oswiu of Northumbria annexes Mercia
- Battle of Bassorah (also known as Battle of the Camel) between Ali and Aisha, part of the first civil war in Islam; taken place in modern-day Basra, Iraq.
- Ali succeeds Uthman as Caliph
- When a Chinese prince (later to be Emperor Zhongzong of Tang) was made crown prince in this year, his lavish palatial mansion in Chang'an was converted into a Daoist abbey.
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|Father||Mother||Age at death|
|Sigebert III of Austrasia (c630-c656)||Dagobert I (c603-c639)||Ragnetrude|
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