This Day in Ancient History: idus apriles

idus apriles 

  • ludi Cereri continue (day 2)– games in honour of the grain goddes Ceres, instituted by/before 202 B.C.
  • rites in honour of Jupiter Victor and Jupiter Liber
  • 150 A.D. — martyrdom of Carpus and companions at Pergamon
  • 303 A.D. — martyrdom of Maximus and companions at Silistria

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s