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What Happened on March 7, 161 AD

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius dies and is succeeded by co-Emperors Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, an unprecedented political arrangement in the Roman Empire

Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius
Roman Emperor
Antoninus Pius
Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius
Roman Emperor
Marcus Aurelius

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAntoninus Pius

Antoninus Pius [Titus Aurelius], 15th Emperor of Rome (138-161 AD), dies at 74

Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius
Roman Emperor
Antoninus Pius

List of Years

About March 7, 161 AD

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1859 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces