- For the area code, see Area code 208.
|Centuries:||2nd century - 3rd century - 4th century|
|Decades:|| 170s 180s 190s - 200s - 210s 220s 230s
|Years:||205 206 207 - 208 - 209 210 211|
|Gregorian calendar||208 |
|Ab urbe condita||961|
|Bahá'í calendar||-1636 – -1635|
|Coptic calendar||-76 – -75|
|Ethiopian calendar||200 – 201|
|Hebrew calendar||3968 – 3969|
|- Vikram Samvat||263 – 264|
|- Shaka Samvat||130 – 131|
|- Kali Yuga||3309 – 3310|
|Iranian calendar||414 BP – 413 BP|
|Islamic calendar||427 BH – 426 BH|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 868|
|Thai solar calendar||751|
Events[edit | edit source]
By Place[edit | edit source]
Roman Empire[edit | edit source]
- Roman emperor Septimius Severus repairs the Antonine Wall (his repairs are sometimes called the Severan Wall).
- Severus, Caracalla and Geta launch military campaigns against the Caledonians and the Macates in Britain.
Asia[edit | edit source]
- December 10 — Cao Cao writes Duǎn Gē Xíng.
- Artaban V begins his reign as king of the Parthians.
- Liu Bei escapes from Cao Cao at the Battle of Changban.
- Zhou Yu and Liu Bei defeat Cao Cao at the Battle of Red Cliffs; along with the Battle of Yamen and Battle of Lake Poyang, this is one of the largest naval battles in China's history.
Births[edit | edit source]
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- Cao Chong, the eldest son of Cao Cao
- Chen Deng, strategist of the Eastern Han Dynasty
- Hua Tuo, a famous Chinese physician
- Huang Zu, a general of the Han Dynasty
- Kong Rong, Chinese scholar (executed)
- Liu Biao, protector, or ruler, of Jingzhou
- Vologases V, ruler of the Parthian Empire
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