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Years: 47  48  49  - 50 -  51  52  53
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Gregorian calendar 50
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Ab urbe condita 803
Armenian calendar N/A
Bahá'í calendar -1794 – -1793
Buddhist calendar 594
Chinese calendar 2686/2746-11-19
(己酉年十一月十九日)
— to —
2687/2747-11-29
(庚戌年十一月廿九日)
Coptic calendar -234 – -233
Ethiopian calendar 42 – 43
Hebrew calendar 3810 – 3811
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 105 – 106
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3151 – 3152
Holocene calendar 10050
Iranian calendar 572 BP – 571 BP
Islamic calendar 590 BH – 589 BH
Japanese calendar
 - Imperial Year Kōki 710
(皇紀710年)
 - Jōmon Era 10050
Julian calendar 95
Korean calendar 2383
Thai solar calendar 593
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These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (2nd millennium BC - 1st millennium BC - 1st millennium) The 1st century BC started on January 1, 100 BC and ended on December 31, 1 BC. An alternative name for this century is the last century BC. The AD/BC notation does not use a year zero. ... The 1st century was that century which lasted from 1 to 100 according the Gregorian calendar. ... The 2nd century is the period from 101 - 200 in accordance with the Julian calendar in the Christian Era. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 20s BC - 10s BC - 0s BC - 0s - 10s - 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s Years: 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Sometimes the 20s is used as shorthand for the 1920s, the 1820s, or other such decades... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 20s BC - 10s BC - 0s - 10s - 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 Sometimes the 30s is used as shorthand for the 1930s, the 1830s, or other such decades in various... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 10s BC - 0s - 10s - 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 Sometimes the 40s is used as shorthand for the 1940s, the 1840s, or other such decades in various centuries... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 0s - 10s - 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s - 100s 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 Sometimes the 50s is used as shorthand for the 1950s, the 1850s, or other such decades in various centuries Events... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 10s - 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s - 100s - 110s 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 Note: Sometimes the 60s is used as shorthand for the 1960s, the 1860s, or other such decades in various centuries... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 20s - 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s - 100s - 110s - 120s 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 Note: Sometimes the 70s is used as shorthand for the 1970s, the 1870s, or other such decades in other centuries... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 30s - 40s - 50s - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s - 100s - 110s - 120s - 130s 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 Note: Sometimes 80s is used as shorthand for the 1980s, the 1880s, or other such decades in different centuries. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This article is about the year 47. ... Events Rome Roman Emperor Claudius invests Agrippa II with the office of superintendent of the Temple in Jerusalem. ... Events Rome Emperor Claudius marries his niece Agrippina the younger (approximate date). ... This article is about the year 51. ... A Roman law prohibits the execution of old and crippled slaves. ... For other uses, see number 53. ... 50 (fifty) is the number following 49 and preceding 51. ... AD 49 state leaders - Events of AD 50 - AD 51 state leaders - State leaders by year // Africa Kush Amanitaraqide, King of Kush (c. ... The Gregorian calendar is the most widely used calendar in the world. ... Ab urbe condita (related with Anno urbis conditae: AUC or a. ... Dates are marked by the letters ԹՎ or the like, often with a line over, indicating tvin (in the year) followed by one to four letters, each of which stands for a number based on its order in the alphabet. ... The Baháí calendar, also called the Badí‘ calendar, used by the Baháí Faith, is a solar calendar with regular years of 365 days, and leap years of 366 days. ... The Buddhist calendar is used on mainland southeast Asia in the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar (formerly Burma) in several related forms. ... The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar, akin to the Hebrew calendar & Hindu Calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhī) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhī). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhī) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhī). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Coptic calendar, also called the Alexandrian calendar, is used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. ... The Ethiopian calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር yeĪtyōṗṗyā zemen āḳoṭaṭer) or Ethiopic calendar is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia, as well as in Eritrea before it became independent. ... The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ‎) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... The Holocene calendar is a proposal for a calendar reform which aims to solve a number of problems with the current Gregorian Calendar. ... The Iranian calendar (Persian: ‎) also known as Persian calendar or the Jalāli Calendar is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; at-taqwīm al-hijrī; Persian: گاه‌شماری هجري قمری ‎ Gāhshomāri-ye hejri-ye qamari; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Japanese era name. ... Japanese era name (年号, nengō, lit. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ... The traditional Korean calendar is directly derived from the Asian calendar. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ...

Events

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Roman Empire

Londinium may refer to: An ancient Roman name for London (see History of London) Londinium (movie) A song by Catatonia A fictional planet in the TV show Firefly, (see moons and planets in Firefly) Londinivm, a free MMORPG. Londinium (album), an album by the band Archive This is a disambiguation... Motto Senatus Populusque Romanus (SPQR) The Roman Empire at its greatest extent, c. ... Colchester is a town and is the main settlement of the Essex borough of Colchester in the East of England. ... For other persons named Claudius, see Claudius (disambiguation). ... Agrippa II (AD 27–100), son of Agrippa I, and like him originally named Marcus Julius Agrippa. ... Coordinates 38°28′ N 23°36′ E Country Greece Periphery Central Greece Prefecture Euboea Population 53,584 source (2001) Area 30. ... For other uses, see Nero (disambiguation). ... The History of Cologne, Germanys oldest major city, can be broken into several periods. ... The city of Exeter is the county town of Devon, in the southwest of England, also known as the Westcountry. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this articles infobox may require cleanup. ... Tripontium was a Roman town, in England upon the Watling Street Roman road (now known as the A5). ... Rugby is a market town in the county of Warwickshire in the West Midlands of England, on the River Avon. ... Manduessedum was a Roman fort settlement in modern day Warwickshire in England. ... Atherstone is a town in Warwickshire, England. ... Caratacus (Brythonic *Caratācos, Greek Καράτακος; variants Latin Caractacus, Greek Καρτάκης) was a historical British chieftain of the Catuvellauni tribe, who led the British resistance to the Roman conquest. ... Motto Senatus Populusque Romanus (SPQR) The Roman Empire at its greatest extent, c. ... The Battle of Caer Caradoc was the final battle in Caratacuss resistance to Roman rule. ... The Iazyges (Jazyges is an orthographic variant) were a nomadic tribe. ... The Tisza (in Hungarian, Ukrainian: Tysa/Тиса, Russian: Tisa/Тиса, Romanian, Slovak and Serbian: Tisa, German: Theiß, Latin: Tissus, Tisia or Pathissus) is a river, tributary of the Danube and one of the major rivers of Central Europe, passing through Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine... Motto Senatus Populusque Romanus (SPQR) The Roman Empire at its greatest extent, c. ... Handmade soap Soap is a surfactant used in conjunction with water for washing and cleaning. ... Gallia (in English Gaul) is the Latin name for the region of western Europe occupied by present-day France, Belgium, western Switzerland and the parts of the Netherlands and Germany on the west bank of the Rhine river. ... This article is about the town in England. ...

Asia

Tocharian refers to an Indo-European culture that inhabited the Tarim basin in what is now Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, northwestern Peoples Republic of China. ... Tetradrachm of Kujula Kadphises (30-80 CE) in the style of Hermaeus. ... Boundary of the Kushan empire, c. ... Boundary of the Kushan empire, c. ...

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Religion

For other uses, see Twelve Apostles (disambiguation). ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Book of Acts, Chapter 15 Council of Jerusalem is a title applied in retrospect to an unnamed meeting described in Acts of the Apostles chapter . ... Christianity is a monotheistic[1] religion centered on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth as presented in the New Testament. ... Nubia is the region in the south of Egypt, along the Nile and in northern Sudan. ...

Art and Science

  • Pedanius Dioscorides describes the medical applications of plants in De Materia Medica
  • Pamphilus of Alexandria writes a poetic lexicon.
  • Hero of Alexandria invents a steam turbine (possible date).
  • Diogenes, the Greek explorer, discovers the Great Lakes of Africa.
  • The distinction between chronic maladies and acute illnesses is made by Thessalos.

Pedanius Dioscorides Pedanius Dioscorides (c. ... Pamphilus (1st century AD) was a Greek grammarian, of the school of Aristarchus. ... Heros aeolipile Hero (or Heron) of Alexandria (Greek: Ήρων ο Αλεξανδρεύς) (c. ... A rotor of a modern steam turbine, used in a power plant A steam turbine is a mechanical device that extracts thermal energy from pressurized steam, and converts it into useful mechanical work. ... A world map showing the continent of Africa Africa is the worlds second-largest and second most-populous continent, after Asia. ...

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