220s

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Events

  • 220: The Roman Emperor Varius Avitus Jung raises the oriental sun god Elagabalus to the supreme god of the Empire.
  • 220: Cao Pi forces the last Han emperor Han Xiandi to abdicate and established the Wei Dynasty. This means the end of the Han Dynasty and the beginning of the Three Kingdoms period in China.
  • 222: In the Battle of Xiaoting Liu must accept the case of a crushing defeat against the Wu army under Lu Xun.
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