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This article is about the year AD 23. For other uses, see 23 (number), 23 Enigma, or 23 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century BC1st century2nd century
Decades: 0s BC  0s  10s  – 20s –  30s  40s  50s
Years: 20 21 222324 25 26
23 by topic
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23 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 23
XXIII
Ab urbe condita 776
Armenian calendar N/A
Bahá'í calendar -1821 – -1820
Bengali calendar -570
Berber calendar 973
Buddhist calendar 567
Burmese calendar -615
Byzantine calendar 5531 – 5532
Chinese calendar 壬午年十二月二十日
(2659/2719-12-20)
— to —
癸未年十二月初一日
(2660/2720-12-1)
Coptic calendar -261 – -260
Ethiopian calendar 15 – 16
Hebrew calendar 3783 – 3784
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 78 – 79
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3124 – 3125
Holocene calendar 10023
Iranian calendar 599 BP – 598 BP
Islamic calendar 617 BH – 616 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2356
Thai solar calendar 566

Year 23 (XXIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010
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Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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English

Pronunciation

Number

twenty-three

  1. Arabic numerals: 23
  2. Roman numerals: XXIII
  3. Greek numerals: κγ΄

Synonyms

  • three and twenty

Translations

See also


Simple English

23 is a year in the 1st century.

Centuries: 1st Century BC · 1st century · 2nd century
Decades: 0s BC 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s
Years: 20 21 22 23 24 25 26

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Events

By place

Roman Empire

  • Greek geographer Strabo publishes Geography, a work covering the world known to the Romans and Greeks at the time of Emperor Augustus - it is the only such book to survive from the ancient world.
  • Tiberius' son Julius Caesar Drusus dies. From that point forward, he seems to lose interest in the Empire and occupies himself with the pursuit of pleasure.
  • Aelius Sejanus begins to dominate the Roman Senate and Tiberius, after the death of Julius Caesar Drusus.
  • Gaius Asinius Pollio, Gaius Antistius Vetus become consuls

Asia

  • Liu Xuan, a descendant of the Han Dynasty royal family and leader of insurgents against the Xin Dynasty, proclaims himself emperor against Wang Mang.
  • June, Battle of Kunyang, After being sieged for 2 months, 9000 insurgents under Liu Xiu defeat 450,000 of Wang Mang's troops, ushering in the fall of Wang Mang and restoration of Han Dynasty.

Births

  • Pliny the Elder, Roman scientist and writer.

Deaths








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