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Heads of State
Year of the Fire Rooster丁酉( at the beginning of the year Fire Monkey丙申)
Syria: 528/529 ( year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- April 8: The Roman Emperor Caracalla is assassinated by his bodyguard Julius Martialis on a campaign against the Parthians. For indeed may have him Macrinus, the prefect of the Praetorian Guard, instigated.
- April 11: In Mesopotamia choose three days after the murder of the Roman emperor Caracalla, the soldiers of the usurper Macrinus as his successor. He is currently on a campaign against the Parthians and does not come during his tenure to 218 to Rome.
- The Three Kingdoms Period: The Chinese General Lu Su dies. His successor on the Jing province of the warlord Sun Quan determines the general Lü Meng.
- Calixtus I. follows Zephyrinus as Bishop of Rome. Hippolytus of Rome is anti-bishop (up to 235)
- April 8: Caracalla, Roman emperor (* 188)
- December 20: Zephyrinus, Bishop of Rome