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240

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241

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242

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243

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244

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  • The silver content of the Roman denarius falls to 0.5 percent under emperor Philippus I, down from 28 percent under Gordian III.
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245

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246

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247

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248

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249

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  • In Alexandria, the populace pillages the homes of Christians.


Significant people[edit]

Births[edit]

  • Publius Licinius Cornelius Saloninus Valerianus, better known as Saloninus. Born c. 242, he would eventually become a Roman emperor.
  • Diocles, better known as Diocletian. Born c. 244, he would eventually become a Roman emperor.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Stratton, J. M. (1969). Agricultural Records. London: John Baker. ISBN 0-212-97022-4.