On This Day

What Happened in 274 AD

Historical Events in 274 AD

  • Jan 4 St Eutychian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
  • Dec 25 Roman Emperor Aurelian dedicates a temple to Sol Invictus on the supposed day of the winter solstice and day of rebirth of the Sun.

Famous People Who Died in 274 AD

  • Dec 30 St Felix I, dies and ends his reign as Catholic Pope