ante diem iv nonas januarias
- 43 B.C. — Octavian is granted propraetorian imperium and admitted to the senate
- 17 A.D. — death of Publius Ovidius Naso … a.k.a. Ovid
- 18 A.D. — death of Titus Livius … a.k.a. Livy
- 69 A.D. — dies imperii of Vitellius
- 1866 — birth of Gilbert Murray
… interesting entry in the lists of martyrs I consult … The Many Martyrs Who Suffered in Rome, commemorated today.