history fiend logo history fiend area
history fiend spacer

Find Events By Day

 

Follow History Fiend on Twitter

Events and People Who Made History in the Year 185 AD

December

December 7: Emperor Lo-Yang, China sees supernova (MSH15-52)

-- Pertinax quells the mutiny of the British Roman legions. Precise date unknown.
-- Reign in India of Vasudeva, Kushan emperor. Precise date unknown.
-- Zhi Yao, a Kushan Buddhist monk of Yuezhi ethnicity, translates Buddhist texts into the Chinese language during the Han Dynasty. Precise date unknown.
-- Cleomedes discovers the refraction of light by the Earth's atmosphere. Precise date unknown.
-- A supernova now known as SN 185 is noted by Chinese astronomers in the Astrological Annals of the Houhanshu, making it the earliest recorded supernova. Precise date unknown.
-- Irenaeus writes that there are only four Gospels. Precise date unknown.
<< 184186 >>

Copyright © 2009 - 2017 History-Fiend.com Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us