On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 117 AD

Famous Deaths


Trajan, Roman Emperor (98-117 AD) who rebuilt Rome and expanded the empire, dies from edema at 63

List of Years

About August 9, 117 AD

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1904 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris