180s

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This is a list of events occurring in the 180s, ordered by year.

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  • In his Methodus Medendo, Greek physician Galen describes the connection between paralysis and the severing of the spinal cord.
  • Galen's popular work on hygiene is published.

Religion[edit]

181[edit]

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182[edit]

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183[edit]

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184[edit]

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185[edit]

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  • Nobles of Britain demand that Commodus rescind all power given to Tigidius Perennis who was eventually executed.
  • Publius Helvius Pertinax is made governor of Britain and quells a mutiny of the British Roman legions who wanted him to become emperor. The disgruntled usurpers went on to attempt to assassinate the governor.
  • Tigidius Perennis, his family and many others are executed for conspiring against Commodus.
  • Emperor Commodus drains Rome's treasury to put on gladiatorial spectacles and confiscates property to support his pleasures. He participated as a gladiator and boasts of victory in 1,000 matches in the Circus Maximus.

Asia[edit]

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186[edit]

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  • Peasants in Gaul stage an anti-tax uprising under Maternus.
  • Attempted assassination of Roman governor Pertinax by British usurpers.

New Zealand[edit]

187[edit]

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188[edit]

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189[edit]

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  • Plague (possibly smallpox) kills as many as 2,000 people per day in Rome. Farmers are unable to harvest their crops and food shortages bring riots in the city.

Asia[edit]

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  • Galen publishes his "Treatise on the various temperaments" (aka On the Elements According to Hippocrates).

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