Millennium: 1st millennium
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  • Expedition by the Roman Septimius Flaccus to southern Egypt. He probably reaches Sudan.
  • Ze-Hakèlé (Zoskales in Greek) becomes king of Aksum.

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  • The Chinese reestablish a protectorate of the Western Regions.
  • Chinese generals Dou Gu (Teou Kou) and Geng Bing (Keng Ping) take control of Turpan.

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  • Chinese historian Ban Gu develops a theory of the origins of the universe.
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PhilosophyEdit
  • The philosopher Wang Chong (Wang-Tchoung) claims all phenomena have material causes.

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  • A commission of scholars canonizes the text of works of Confucius and his school.

Significant peopleEdit

BirthsEdit

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  • Zhang Heng, Chinese mathematician, astronomer, inventor, poet, artist, scholar, geographer, and statesman (d. 139)
  • Liu Qing, Chinese prince of the Han Dynasty (d. 106)

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DeathsEdit

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  • Caenis – Former slave and secretary of Antonia Minor (mother of the emperor Claudius;, mistress of the Roman emperor Vespasian
  • Polemon II of Pontus – Prince of the Bosporan, Pontus, Cilicia and Cappadocia

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ War of the Jews Book V, sect. 99 (Ch. 3, paragraph 1 in Whiston's translation)
  2. ^ War of the Jews Book V, sect. 302 (Ch. 7, par. 2)
  3. ^ War of the Jews Book V, sect. 466 (Ch. 11, par. 4)
  4. ^ a b War of the Jews Book VI, sect. 296 (Ch. 5, par. 3). In Greek, "φάσμα τι δαιμόνιον ὤφθη μεῖζον πίστεως", a phrase that is often translated on UFO sites as "On the 21st of May a demonic phantom of incredible size...".
  5. ^ War of the Jews Book VI, sect. 94 (Ch. 2, par. 1)
  6. ^ War of the Jews Book VI, sect. 166 (Ch. 2, par. 9)
  7. ^ War of the Jews Book VI, sect. 220 (Ch. 4, par. 1)
  8. ^ War of the Jews Book VI, sect. 407 (Ch. 8, par. 5; Ch. 9, par. 2)
  9. ^ a b "List of Rulers of Korea". www.metmuseum.org. Retrieved 20 April 2019.
  10. ^ https://www.britannica.com/biography/Gnaeus-Julius-Agricola. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  11. ^ a b "Pompeii: Vesuvius eruption may have been later than thought". BBC News. 2018-10-16. Retrieved 2018-10-16.
  12. ^ Dow, Joseph A. (2011). Ancient Coins Through the Bible. Tate Publishing. p. 133. ISBN 9781617771354.