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  3rd century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mencius, Chinese philosopher and sage (371 - 289 BC).
Ptolemy II Philadelphos (284 BC-246 BC) and his wives Arsinoe I and Arsinoe II Philadelphos.
Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204 BC-180 BC) and his wife Cleopatra I.
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Decades: 330s BC 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC - 280s BC - 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them.
Categories: 280s BC Agathocles (361 BC - 289 BC), tyrant of Syracuse (317 BC - 289 BC) and king of Sicily (304 BC - 289 BC).
Mencius (most accepted dates: 372 BC – 289 BC; other possible dates: 385 BC – 303 BC or 302 BC) was born in the State of Zou (鄒國), now forming the territory of the county-level city of Zoucheng (邹城市), Shandong province, only 30 km (18 miles) south of Qufu, the town of Confucius.
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 Articles - Agathocles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Agathocles (361 BC-289 BC), tyrant of Syracuse (317 BC-289 BC) and king of Sicily (304 BC-289 BC).
In 317 BC he returned with an army of mercenaries under a solemn oath to observe the democratic constitution which was then set up.
In 311 BC Agathocles was besieged and defeated in Syracuse in the battle of Himera.
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In AD 289, therefore, Samareia and Kerkesephis apparently formed an administrative unit; it is likely they lay in the immediate vicinity of one another.
After Apollodoros' death in 232 BC Aristomachos, an inhabitant of Samareia and administrator of the gymnasium appointed by Polykleitos, the heir of Apollodoros's estate, had some renovation works done to the building.
Diophantos was scribe of the farmers (grammateus georgon) in 158/157 BC (P.Heid.
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 History of Syracuse   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
498 -491 BC The Syracusans were defeated by Hippocrates of Gela, a city lying to the west.
367 -343/2 BC Dionysios II, tyrant of Syracusa (son of Dionysios I).
275/4-216 BC Hieron II The attack on Messana by Syracuse under a new leader, Hiero II, caused the intervention of Rome, with whom Hiero came to terms that called for Syracuse to pay tribute and provide grain to the Romans.
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 4th century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tollund Man, Human sacrifice victim on the Jutland Peninsula in Denmark, possibly the earliest known evidence for worship of Odin.
Philip II of Macedon (born 382, reigned 359–336 BC).
Shang Yang, Prime Minister of Qin, his reform helped Qin to become the strongest country and later unified China (term 361–338 BC).
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 Messana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
730-725 BC It was an ancient Siculan colony, first mentioned about 730 BC, founded by settlers from Chalcis (Ionic Greece), who called it Zankle ("Sickle"), from the shape of the harbour.
494-493 BC In the early 5th century BC it was occupied by Greek fugitives from Persian-occupied Miletus and Samos.
The fugitives were assisted by Anaxilas, tyrant of Rhegium (Reggio di Calabria), who then ruled over Rhegium and Zankle, the name of which he changed to Messene in honour of his native region of Messenia in the Peloponnese.
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 Agathocles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 334 BC Alexander of Epirus had attacked Lucanian, Bruttian, and Samnite raiders in Italy, where he was killed by a Lucanian exile.
In 317 BC his soldiers murdered forty senators, then ravaged the city killing 4,000, as 6,000 fled or were expelled.
His last years were harassed by ill-health and the turbulence of his grandson Archagathus, at whose instigation he is said to have been poisoned at age 72 in 289 BC; according to others, he died a natural death.
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 4th century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Aristotle, philosopher and scientist (384 - 322 BC).
Philip II of Macedon (born 382, reigned 359 - 336 BC).
Alexander the Great, King of Macedon, invades Asia Minor, Persia and reaches India (born 356, reigned 336 - 323 BC).
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 3rd Century Bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Ptolemy I Soter (305 BC-282 BC) and his wifes Eurydice and Berenice I.
Ptolemy II Philadelphos (284 BC-246 BC) and his wifes Arsinoe I and Arsinoe II Philadelphos.
Qin Shi Huang Di, Chinese Emperor (259 - 210 BC, reigned 246 - 210 BC).
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 289 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Mencius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mencius (孟子;, pinyin: Mèngzǐ) (371 BC - about 289 BC) was an itinerant Chinese philosopher and sage, and one of the principal interpreters of Confucianism.
He served as an official during the Warring States (403 - 221 BC) in the State of Qi (齊 qì) from 319 BC to 312 BC.
He expressed his filial devotion when he took an absence of three years from his official duties for Qi to mourn his mother's death.
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The advances of which Gallic tribe in 236 BC were arrested by the mere appearance of a Roman Army at Arminium?
In 241 BC the last 2 rural tribes were created to incorporate the Picentes and Sabines.
Who was the tribune of the plebs in 232 BC who proposed that the Ager Gallicus taken from the Senones be divided into small allotments for poor citizens?
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Agathocles (361-289 bc), tyrant of Syracuse (317-289 bc), a Greek city in Sicily, born in Thermae Himerenses (now Termini Imerese), Sicily.
The conquests of Carthage in Sicily towards the end of the 5th century bc threatened the existence of Syracuse, but under Dionysius the Elder, who...
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GRIECHEN SIZILIEN SYRAKUS Objekt-Nr.: 58 Agathokles, 317 - 289 v.Chr.
GRIECHEN SIZILIEN SYRAKUS Objekt-Nr.: 59 Agathokles, 317 - 289 v.Chr.
GRIECHEN SIZILIEN SYRAKUS Objekt-Nr.: 62 Agathokles, 317 - 289 v.Chr.
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 289 BC -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
289 BC -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
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(Click link for more info and facts about Agathocles) Agathocles, tyrant of (The Athenian siege of Syracuse (415-413 BC) was eventually won by Syracuse) Syracuse
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 Contemporaries 800 BC-AD 600, Greek Mythology Link.
Theban strategist, killed in battle in 362 BC.
Known as Fulgentius Mythographus, he was influential during the Middle Ages, when his "Mitologiarum libri tres" explained the myths by etymology and allegorism.
Gladiator who led a revolt of slaves in 73-71 BC.
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261 24/92 F3039 289 Elizabeth Hargreaves Edmonton AB
288 71/127 M4049 699 Eric Case Richmond BC
289 14/54 M5059 92 Stephan Reekie Edmonton AB
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 Roman Republic
After this, Rome Rome was ruled by kings, initially local chieftains and then in 616 BC by Etruscan kings.
The Punic Wars (264-241 BC, 218-201 BC, 150-146 BC) were fought against Carthage for the control of Sicily and ultimately, the Mediterranean.
Coinage started around 289 BC, originally as cast brass coinage, followed by coins in all three metals, but most notably the silver Denarius.
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 3rd century BC
* Ptolemy II Philadelphos (284 BC-246 BC) and his wives Arsinoe I and Arsinoe II Philadelphos.
* Ptolemy IV Philopater (222 BC-204 BC) and his wife Arsinoe III.
* Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204 BC-180 BC) and his wife Cleopatra I.
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ROMAN COINS Roman Republican No.: 22 Estimate: £ 120 Anonymous Denarius 3.92g, 115 or 114 BC, helmeted head of Roma right, rev Roma seated on pile of shields right, flying birds either side and wolf suckling twins in front (Cr 287/1).
Anonymous (after 211 B.C.), AR Denarius, helmeted head of Roma right, mark of value x behind, rev. Dioscuri galloping right, roma on tablet below (Cr 44/5; Syd 140; RCV 38), light crack in edge of broad flan, toned, good very fine Estimate £ 60-80...
No.: 289 Estimate: CHF 40000 d=21 mm Aureus, mint moving with M. Antony circa 32-31, AV 8.03 g.
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 4th century BC -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The (A New Testament book containing an exposition of the doctrines of Saint Paul; written in AD 58) Romans conquer the (A mountainous region of central Italy on the Adriatic) Abruzzi region.
(King of ancient Macedonia and father of Alexander the Great (382-336 BC)) Philip II of Macedon (born (Click link for more info and facts about 382) 382, reigned 359 - 336 BC).
Oldest (A script (probably adapted from the Aramaic about the 7th century BC) from which later Indian scripts developed) Brahmi script dates from this period (Brahmi is the ancestor of (A branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages) Indic scripts)
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 triumvirate --  Encyclopædia Britannica
There were several types: Tresviri capitales, or tresviri nocturni, first instituted about 289 BC, assisted higher magistrates in their judicial functions, especially those relating to crime and the civil status of citizens.
Tresviri epulones, originally a board of three priests, was created in 196 BC to take charge of the...
They continued to war against the conspirators and in 42 BC completely defeated the republican forces at Philippi.
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 outline 11
Timocracy and the Peripatetic Demetrius of Phaleron (317-307 BC)
Demetrius of Phaleron ("tyrant" of Athens 317/6-307/6 BC)
283/2 BC went at his own expense to Ptolemy II on Cyprus and there obtained from the king 50T of silver and 20,000 bushels of grain
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