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490s 500s 510s - 520s - 530s 540s 550s
5th century - 6th century - 7th century
Alternate uses: see Number 529
- April 7 - first draft of Corpus Juris Civilis (a fundamental work in jurisprudence) is issued by Eastern Roman Emporer Justinian I
- Academy at Athens, founded by Plato in 347 BC, is closed by Justinian I, Byzantine emperor.
- Saint Benedict of Nursia founds the monastery of Monte Cassino in Italy.
- The Samaritans revolt and are defeated; the Church of the Nativity is burnt down during the revolt.
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