- 511 - Chlodwig I.,King of Franconias appoints bishop council after Orléans, which regulates faith questions and the church organization in the Franconia realm. In the sense of the Germanic self-church nature a relevant influence during the installation of the bishops is entitled to the king.
- After death Chlodwigs I.becomesits realm under its four sons, Theuderich, Chlodomer, Childebert and Chlothar divided, who create the new kingdoms of Reims , Orléans , Paris and Soissons.
- 515 - The heidnische philosopher Damaskios becomes a last chief Platonic academy in Athens.
- 519 - Justin I., eastRoman emperor, closes peace with Pope Hormisdas, by taking over its formula (Glaubensbekenntnis), which is directed against the Monophysiten; End of the akakianischen Schismas.