19 BC

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Year of the Water Tiger壬寅( at the beginning of the year metal buffalo辛丑)

Syria: 293/294 ( year in October )

Events

Politics and World Affairs

  • Augustus takes over the overall management control over the consuls.
  • Marcus Agrippa Vipsanius brings the Cantabrian war to a victorious conclusion for the Roman Empire.

Science and Technology

  • 9 June: The Aqua Virgo is taken as the sixth aqueduct to Rome in operation. The water supply so that still works today and feeds, among others, the Trevi Fountain.

Culture

  • In the year of death of Virgil 's Aeneid published his famous epic.

Born

  • 19 BC: Domitia Roman nobles († 59 AD )

Died

  • SEPTEMBER 21: Virgil, Roman poet ( 70 BC * )
  • Dongmyeong of Goguryeo, founder of the kingdom of Goguryeo ( 58 BC * )
  • Marcus Egnatius Rufus, Roman politician
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