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|Centuries:||1st century – 2nd century – 3rd century|
|Decades:||110s 120s 130s – 140s – 150s 160s 170s|
|Years:||141 142 143 – 144 – 145 146 147|
|144 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||897|
|Chinese calendar||癸未年 (Water Goat)
2840 or 2780
— to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
2841 or 2781
|Coptic calendar||−140 – −139|
|- Vikram Samvat||200–201|
|- Shaka Samvat||66–67|
|- Kali Yuga||3245–3246|
|Iranian calendar||478 BP – 477 BP|
|Islamic calendar||493 BH – 492 BH|
|Minguo calendar||1768 before ROC
|Seleucid era||455/456 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||686–687|
Year 144 (CXLIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Rufus and Maximus (or, less frequently, year 897 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 144 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.
- Lucius Hedius Rufus Lollianus Avitus and Titus Statilius Maximus become Roman Consuls.
- The Roman campaigns in Mauretania begin.
- Change of era name from Hanan (3rd year) to Jiankang era of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
- Change of emperor from Han Shundi to Han Chongdi of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
- Reign of Kanishka, emperor of the Kushan Empire.
- Change of Patriarch of Constantinople from Patriarch Polycarpus II to Patriarch Athendodorus.
- Marcion of Sinope is excommunicated; a sect, Marcionism, grows out of his beliefs.
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