This Day in Ancient History

ante diem xii kalendas junias

  • Agonalia — the rex sacrificulus would offer a ram to various deities
  • 429 B.C. — birth of Plato (by one reckoning)
  • 70 A.D. — Roman forces break through Jerusalem’s middle wall
  • 293 A.D. (?) — elevation of Galerius to the rank of Caesar by Diocletian