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Heads of State
Year of the Wood Monkey甲申( at the beginning of the year, water - sheep癸未)
Syria: 275/276 ( year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- In Korea, the Kingdom of Koguryo is built ( to 668 AD).
- End of the reign of the Maccabees over the Jews, Herod King of the Jews under Roman suzerainty.
- Treaty of Tarentum: The second triumvirate between Octavian, Mark Antony and Marcus Aemilius Lepidus is extended by five years.
Science and Technology
- Varro postulated tiny creatures as the cause of diseases.
- Virgil begins under the patronage of Gaius Maecenas with the work on his didactic poem Georgics.
- 37 BC: Antigonus the Hasmonean, last ruler of the Maccabees
- 37 BC: Philodemus of Gadara, philosopher and poet (c. 110 BC)
- Year ( 1st century BC)
- 37 BC