Year 475 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Republic, it was known as year 279 Ab urbe condita. The denomination 475 BC for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
475 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar475 BC
CDLXXIV BC
Ab urbe condita279
Ancient Egypt eraXXVII dynasty, 51
- PharaohXerxes I of Persia, 11
Ancient Greek era76th Olympiad, year 2
Assyrian calendar4276
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1067
Berber calendar476
Buddhist calendar70
Burmese calendar−1112
Byzantine calendar5034–5035
Chinese calendar乙丑(Wood Ox)
2222 or 2162
    — to —
丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
2223 or 2163
Coptic calendar−758 – −757
Discordian calendar692
Ethiopian calendar−482 – −481
Hebrew calendar3286–3287
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−418 – −417
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2626–2627
Holocene calendar9526
Iranian calendar1096 BP – 1095 BP
Islamic calendar1130 BH – 1129 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1859
Minguo calendar2386 before ROC
民前2386年
Nanakshahi calendar−1942
Thai solar calendar68–69
Tibetan calendar阴木牛年
(female Wood-Ox)
−348 or −729 or −1501
    — to —
阳火虎年
(male Fire-Tiger)
−347 or −728 or −1500

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GreeceEdit

  • Cimon leads an Athenian attack on the island of Skyros and expels the indigenous inhabitants who are regarded as pirates.[1]
  • The first recorded eruption of Mount Etna occurs.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Smith, Sir William (1857). History of Greece. p. 227.
  2. ^ "Mount Etna | Eruptions, History, & Facts". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 7 April 2019.