This Day in Ancient History: kalendas augustae

kalendas augustae

¶   rites at the two temples to Victoria on the Palatine

¶  between 264 and 241 — dedication of the Temple of Spes (Hope) in the Forum Holitorium (and associated rites thereafter)

¶  30 B.C. — Octavian captures the city of Alexandria; suicide of Marcus Antonius (source?)

¶  12 B.C. — dedication of the ara Romae et Augusti at Lyons

¶  10 B.C. — birth of the future emperor Claudius

¶  2 B.C. — dedication of the Temple of Mars in the Forum of
Augustus (and associated rituals thereafter)

¶  52 A.D. — dedication of the Aqua Claudia and the Anio Novus
aqueducts

¶  126 A.D. — birth of the future emperor Pertinax

¶  1457 — death of Lorenzo Valla

¶  1840 — death of Karl Otfried Muller

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