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Heads of State
Year of the Metal Dog庚戌(at the beginning of earth -Hahn己酉)
Syria: 361/362 ( year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- Gaius Antistius Vetus is perennial consul.
- The Britannic king Caratacus loses a decisive battle against the Romans at Caer Caradoc.
- Cologne receives city rights and Colonia Claudia Ara Roman colony Agrippinensium.
- Pliny the Elder ( Roman naturalist ) visited the North Sea coast and writes a report in which he stated, inter alia, the island Burchana. The report is preserved only in fragments.
- Foundation of the Christian community in Corinth by Paul of Tarsus. (according to other sources in the year 51)
Nature and Environment
- 50: The medicinal plant Silphium dies out.
Historic maps and views
- 50: Aulus Cornelius Celsus, a Roman encyclopedist (c. 25 BC )