497 facts for kids
|Centuries:||4th century – 5th century – 6th century|
|Decades:||460s 470s 480s – 490s – 500s 510s 520s|
|Years:||494 495 496 – 497 – 498 499 500|
Eastern Roman Empire
- Isaurian War: the Isaurian rebels are defeated.
Arts and sciences
- Aryabhata, an Indian astronomer and mathematician, calculates pi (π) as ≈ 62832/20000 = 3.1416, correct to four rounded-off decimal places.
- Abdul Mutallib, son of Hashim
- Chloderic, son of Clovis I
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