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177 BC

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
177 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar177 BC
Ab urbe condita577
Ancient Egypt eraXXXIII dynasty, 147
- PharaohPtolemy VI Philometor, 4
Ancient Greek era150th Olympiad, year 4
Assyrian calendar4574
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−769
Berber calendar774
Buddhist calendar368
Burmese calendar−814
Byzantine calendar5332–5333
Chinese calendar癸亥年 (Water Pig)
2521 or 2314
    — to —
甲子年 (Wood Rat)
2522 or 2315
Coptic calendar−460 – −459
Discordian calendar990
Ethiopian calendar−184 – −183
Hebrew calendar3584–3585
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−120 – −119
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2924–2925
Holocene calendar9824
Iranian calendar798 BP – 797 BP
Islamic calendar823 BH – 822 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar2157
Minguo calendar2088 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1644
Seleucid era135/136 AG
Thai solar calendar366–367
Tibetan calendar阴水猪年
(female Water-Pig)
−50 or −431 or −1203
    — to —
(male Wood-Rat)
−49 or −430 or −1202

Year 177 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Pulcher and Gracchus (or, less frequently, year 577 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 177 BC 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.


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Roman Republic[edit]

  • After two military campaigns, the Romans finally subdue the Illyrian tribe of the Histri.
  • Luni in northern Italy is founded by the Romans with the name Luna at the mouth of the Magra River.



  1. ^ Rollin, Charles (1837). The Ancient History of The Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Grecians, and Macedonians; including a history of the Arts and Sciences of the Ancients. New York: Harper and Brothers. p. 204. ISBN 9781345015195.