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Heads of State
Year of The Water Monkey壬申( at the beginning of the year metal sheep辛未)
Syria: 203/204 ( year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- Consul Quintus Caecilius Metellus continues the Jugurthine war of the Romans against King Jugurtha of Numidia.
Science and Technology
- The Chinese historian Sima Qian begins with the writing of the Shiji, the first example of Chinese historiography.
- Gaius Marius the Younger, Roman politician ( † 82 BC )
- Samos II, King of Commagene
- Year (2nd century BC)
- 109 BC