This article concerns the period 29 BC – 20 BC.

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
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29 BC

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Roman RepublicEdit

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LiteratureEdit

28 BCEdit

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Roman RepublicEdit

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AstronomyEdit
  • May 10 – The earliest dated record of a sunspot by Chinese astronomers.[2]
  • The Emilius comet is said to have crashed into modern day Pakistan.

27 BCEdit

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Roman Republic/EmpireEdit

26 BCEdit

By placeEdit

Roman EmpireEdit
GreeceEdit
OsroeneEdit
AsiaEdit

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AstronomyEdit

25 BCEdit

By placeEdit

Roman empireEdit
ChinaEdit
  • The government gives its tributary states 20,000 rolls of silk cloth and about 20,000 pounds of silk floss.

24 BCEdit

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Roman EmpireEdit

23 BCEdit

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Roman EmpireEdit
OsroeneEdit

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ArchitectureEdit
  • The Roman writer, architect and engineer Vitruvius finishes writing De Architectura (known today as The Ten Books of Architecture), a treatise in Latin on architecture, and perhaps the first work about this discipline.
PoetryEdit
  • The Roman poet Horace publishes the first three books of Odes.

22 BCEdit

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Roman EmpireEdit

21 BCEdit

By placeEdit

Roman EmpireEdit

20 BCEdit

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Roman EmpireEdit
IndiaEdit

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LiteratureEdit

Significant peopleEdit

BirthsEdit

27 BC

25 BC

23 BC

21 BC

20 BC

DeathsEdit

29 BC

28 BC

27 BC

26 BC

25 BC

24 BC

23 BC

22 BC

20 BC


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "LacusCurtius • Res Gestae Divi Augusti (II)". penelope.uchicago.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-22.
  2. ^ "The Observation of Sunspots". UNESCO Courier. 1988. Archived from the original on 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2010-07-14.
  3. ^ Gross, W. H. "The Propaganda of an Unpopular Ideology", in The Age of Augustus: Interdisciplinary Conference held at Brown University, April 30–May 2, 1982, edited by Rolf Winkes (Rhode Island: Centre for Old World Archaeology and Art, 1985), 35.
  4. ^ "LacusCurtius • Res Gestae Divi Augusti (II)". penelope.uchicago.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-22.
  5. ^ Rosenberg, Matt. "What Were the Largest Cities Throughout History?". ThoughtCo.