: 5th century
- 6th century
- 7th century
Decades: 510s - 520s - 530s - 540s - 550s - 560s - 570s - 580s - 590s - 600s - 610s
Years: 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567
- Nan Xiao Ming Di succeeds Nan Liang Xuan Di as ruler of the Chinese Nan Liang Dynasty.
- Belisarius stands trial for corruption.
- Military victory by the Maya state of Caracol over Tikal