On This Day

274 AD in History

Events in History

  • Jan 4 St Eutychian begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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.

Roman Emperor Aurelian
Roman Emperor
Aurelian

Deaths in History

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