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AD 34 (XXXIV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Persicus and Vitellius (or, less frequently, year 787 Ab urbe condita). The denomination AD 34 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.
|Gregorian calendar||AD 34|
|Ab urbe condita||787|
|Balinese saka calendar||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||癸巳年 (Water Snake)|
2730 or 2670
— to —
甲午年 (Wood Horse)
2731 or 2671
|Coptic calendar||−250 – −249|
|- Vikram Samvat||90–91|
|- Shaka Samvat||N/A|
|- Kali Yuga||3134–3135|
|Iranian calendar||588 BP – 587 BP|
|Islamic calendar||606 BH – 605 BH|
|Julian calendar||AD 34|
|Minguo calendar||1878 before ROC|
|Seleucid era||345/346 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||576–577|
160 or −221 or −993
— to —
161 or −220 or −992
- Paullus Fabius Persicus and Lucius Vitellius become Roman consuls.
- Construction of a three-tier Roman aqueduct beginning in Nîmes and running for 269 miles.
- Naevius Sutorius Macro is said to gain favour in the empire by prostituting his wife Ennia Thrasylla to Caligula.
- Saul of Tarsus, on the road of Damascus, is converted to Christianity, and becomes Paul the Apostle.
- St. Paul and St. Barnabas start preaching the gospel to the Gentiles.
- Roman intervention in Armenia (AD 34–37).