This Day in Ancient History: ante diem x kalendas quinctilis

Plan battle of Pydna-de
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ante diem x kalendas quinctilis

  • 217 B.C. — Ptolemy IV defeats Antiochus III at the battle of Raphia (by one reckoning)
  • 168 B.C. — Lucius Aemilius Paulus defeats Perseus at the Battle of Pydna, bringing the Third Macedonian War to an end
  • 109 A.D. — the Baths of Trajan open
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