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20s BC

This article concerns the period 29 BC - 20 BC.

Events

29 BC

By place

Roman Republic

By topic

Literature

28 BC

By place

Roman Republic

By topic

Astronomy
  • May 10 – The earliest dated record of a sunspot by Chinese astronomers.[2]
  • The Emilius comet is said to have crashed into modern day Pakistan.

27 BC

By place

Roman Republic/Empire

26 BC

By place

Roman Empire
Greece
Osroene
Asia

By topic

Astronomy

25 BC

By place

Roman empire
China
  • The government gives its tributary states 20,000 rolls of silk cloth and about 20,000 pounds of silk floss.

24 BC

By place

Roman Empire

23 BC

By place

Roman Empire
Osroene

By topic

Architecture
  • The Roman writer, architect and engineer Vitruvius finishes writing De Architectura (known today as The Ten Books of Architecture), a treatise in Latin on architecture, and perhaps the first work about this discipline.
Poetry
  • The Roman poet Horace publishes the first three books of Odes.

22 BC

By place

Roman Empire

21 BC

By place

Roman Empire

20 BC

By place

Roman Empire
India

By topic

Literature

Significant people

Births

27 BC

25 BC

23 BC

21 BC

20 BC

Deaths

29 BC

28 BC

27 BC

26 BC

25 BC

24 BC

23 BC

22 BC

20 BC


References

  1. ^ "LacusCurtius o Res Gestae Divi Augusti (II)". penelope.uchicago.edu. Retrieved .
  2. ^ "The Observation of Sunspots". UNESCO Courier. 1988. Archived from the original on 2012-06-28. Retrieved .
  3. ^ Gross, W. H. "The Propaganda of an Unpopular Ideology", in The Age of Augustus: Interdisciplinary Conference held at Brown University, April 30-May 2, 1982, edited by Rolf Winkes (Rhode Island: Centre for Old World Archaeology and Art, 1985), 35.
  4. ^ "LacusCurtius o Res Gestae Divi Augusti (II)". penelope.uchicago.edu. Retrieved .
  5. ^ Rosenberg, Matt. "What Were the Largest Cities Throughout History?". ThoughtCo.

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