- Belisarius sent back to Italy to once more fight the Ostrogoths who had been making reconquests in the area.
- Pope Vigilius ordered to Constantinople.
- Jacob Baradaeus consecrates Sergius of Tella as Patriarch of Antioch. By this act, he creates a permanent schism between the Syrian Orthodox Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- King Wihtgar of the Isle of Wight