Calendar overview 632
|Mohammed , the founder of Islam , dies in Medina .|
|632 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||80/81 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1175/76 (southern Buddhism); 1174/75 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||55th (56th) cycle|
|Islamic calendar||10/11 (turn of the year 28/29 March)|
|Jewish calendar||4392/93 (September 20-21)|
from urbe condita MCCCLXXXV (1385)
Diocletian's era : 348/349 (turn of the year November)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 942/943 (April)
Syria: 943/944 (October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||688/689 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- June 8 : Mohammed , the founder of Islam , dies in Medina at the age of 61 . The news of his death caused great confusion in the town. The death of the prophet is unimaginable for some. His corpse is neglected for a day because of it.
- Start of Islamic expansion ; the end of antiquity is often set here as well .
- Abdallah Abu Bakr , Muhammad's father-in-law , becomes the first Muslim caliph after his death . The Shiites consider his takeover to be a usurpation and regard Ali ibn Abi Talib as the rightful successor of Muhammad. Since some Arab tribes use the death of Muhammad to fall away from the Muslims under the guidance of prophets ( Ridda Wars ), Abu Bakr instructs the general Chālid ibn al-Walīd with their submission, which he quickly succeeds; Mosailimi is defeated in the battle of Akraba.
- Yazdegerd III. becomes Persian great king after the confusion of the throne .
- After the death of Charibert II , Dagobert I was able to reunite the Frankish Empire under his rule.
- Alliance between the Frankish king Dagobert I and the Longobards .
- Martianus becomes Bishop of Constance .
Date of death secured
- April 8th : Charibert II .: Merovingian Frankish king of Aquitaine (* around 614 )
- June 8 : Mohammed , founder of Islam (* around 570 )
Exact date of death unknown
- Fatima , daughter of the Prophet Mohammed (* 606 )
- Musailima , imitator of Muhammad
- Pisentius of Koptus , bishop