|Centuries:||6th century · 7th century · 8th century|
|Decades:||630s 640s 650s 660s 670s 680s 690s|
|Years:||658 659 660 661 662 663 664|
|Gregorian calendar||661 |
|Ab urbe condita||1414|
|Armenian calendar||110 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-1183 – -1182|
|Coptic calendar||377 – 378|
|Ethiopian calendar||653 – 654|
|Hebrew calendar||4421 – 4422|
|- Vikram Samvat||716 – 717|
|- Shaka Samvat||583 – 584|
|- Kali Yuga||3762 – 3763|
|Iranian calendar||39 – 40|
|Islamic calendar||40 – 41|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1321|
|Thai solar calendar||1204|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Europe[edit | edit source]
- Perctarit and Godepert become co-rulers of the Lombards, following the death of their father Aripert.
Asia[edit | edit source]
- Emperor Tenji ascends to the throne of Japan.
- King Munmu becomes the 30th ruler of the Silla dynasty.
By Topic[edit | edit source]
Religion[edit | edit source]
- Caliph Ali ibn Abi Talib is assassinated, with his assassination Rashidun Caliphate was dismantled and Muawiyah I laid the foundation of the Umayyad caliphate. 
Births[edit | edit source]
- Empress Gemmei, empress of Japan
- Chen Zi'ang, Chinese poet and official (d. 702)
- Liu Zhiji, Chinese historian (d. 721)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- Ali, cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad and caliph
- Empress Kōgyoku (also Empress Saimei), empress of Japan
- Aripert, king of the Lombards
- Saint Finan, Bishop of Lindisfarne
References[edit | edit source]
- ^ Roberts, J: "History of the World.". Penguin, 1994.
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|Ali Ibn Ali Talib (c599-661)||Abu Talib||Fatima Bint Asad|
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