507 BC

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
507 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 507 BC
DVI BC
Ab urbe condita 247
Ancient Egypt era XXVII dynasty, 19
- Pharaoh Darius I of Persia, 15
Ancient Greek era 68th Olympiad, year 2
Assyrian calendar 4244
Balinese saka calendar N/A
Bengali calendar −1099
Berber calendar 444
Buddhist calendar 38
Burmese calendar −1144
Byzantine calendar 5002–5003
Chinese calendar 癸巳(Water Snake)
2190 or 2130
    — to —
甲午年 (Wood Horse)
2191 or 2131
Coptic calendar −790 – −789
Discordian calendar 660
Ethiopian calendar −514 – −513
Hebrew calendar 3254–3255
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat −450 – −449
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 2594–2595
Holocene calendar 9494
Iranian calendar 1128 BP – 1127 BP
Islamic calendar 1163 BH – 1162 BH
Javanese calendar N/A
Julian calendar N/A
Korean calendar 1827
Minguo calendar 2418 before ROC
民前2418年
Nanakshahi calendar −1974
Thai solar calendar 36–37
Tibetan calendar 阴水蛇年
(female Water-Snake)
−380 or −761 or −1533
    — to —
阳木马年
(male Wood-Horse)
−379 or −760 or −1532

The year 507 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Poplicola and Pulvillus (or, less frequently, year 247 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 507 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.

Events[edit]

By place[edit]

Greece[edit]

  • Cleisthenes takes power in the city-state of Athens and institutes reforms that lead historians to consider him the father of democracy.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The New York Times (30 October 2007) [1st pub:2004]. John W. Wright, ed. The New York Times Guide to Essential Knowledge, Second Edition: A Desk Reference for the Curious Mind. New York: St. Martin's Press. p. 628. ISBN 978-0-312-37659-8. Retrieved 31 January 2017.