The year 507 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Poplicola and Pulvillus (or, less frequently, year 247 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 507 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
507 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar507 BC
Ab urbe condita247
Ancient Egypt eraXXVII dynasty, 19
- PharaohDarius I of Persia, 15
Ancient Greek era68th Olympiad, year 2
Assyrian calendar4244
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1099
Berber calendar444
Buddhist calendar38
Burmese calendar−1144
Byzantine calendar5002–5003
Chinese calendar癸巳(Water Snake)
2190 or 2130
    — to —
甲午年 (Wood Horse)
2191 or 2131
Coptic calendar−790 – −789
Discordian calendar660
Ethiopian calendar−514 – −513
Hebrew calendar3254–3255
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−450 – −449
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2594–2595
Holocene calendar9494
Iranian calendar1128 BP – 1127 BP
Islamic calendar1163 BH – 1162 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1827
Minguo calendar2418 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1974
Thai solar calendar36–37
Tibetan calendar阴水蛇年
(female Water-Snake)
−380 or −761 or −1533
    — to —
(male Wood-Horse)
−379 or −760 or −1532


By placeEdit


  • Cleisthenes takes power in the city-state of Athens and institutes reforms that lead historians to consider him the father of democracy.[1]




  1. ^ The New York Times (30 October 2007) [1st pub:2004]. John W. Wright (ed.). The New York Times Guide to Essential Knowledge, Second Edition: A Desk Reference for the Curious Mind. New York: St. Martin's Press. p. 628. ISBN 978-0-312-37659-8. Retrieved 31 January 2017.