This Day in Ancient History: ante diem xiv kalendas octobres

ante diem xiv kalendas octobres

ludi Romani (day 14)

31 A.D. — execution of Sejanus (still not sure about that one)

53 A.D. (?) — birth of the future emperor Trajan

96 A.D. — murder of the emperor Domitian; dies imperii of the emperor Nerva

1709 — Birth of Samuel Johnson