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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 2nd century3rd century4th century
Decades: 220s  230s  240s  – 250s –  260s  270s  280s
Years: 247 248 249250251 252 253
250 by topic
State leaders – Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Establishment and disestablishment categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
250 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 250
Ab urbe condita 1003
Armenian calendar N/A
Bahá'í calendar -1594 – -1593
Bengali calendar -343
Berber calendar 1200
Buddhist calendar 794
Burmese calendar -388
Byzantine calendar 5758 – 5759
Chinese calendar 己巳年十一月十一日
— to —
Coptic calendar -34 – -33
Ethiopian calendar 242 – 243
Hebrew calendar 4010 – 4011
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 305 – 306
 - Shaka Samvat 172 – 173
 - Kali Yuga 3351 – 3352
Holocene calendar 10250
Iranian calendar 372 BP – 371 BP
Islamic calendar 383 BH – 382 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2583
Thai solar calendar 793


By place

Roman Empire



The Americas

By topic

Arts and sciences

  • Diophantus writes Arithmetica, the first systematic treatise on algebra.
  • Family Group, traditionally called the Family of Vunnerius Keramus, is made. It was later placed in Brescia Cross. It is now kept at Museo Civico dell'Etá Cristiana, Brescia (approximate date).
  • Battle between the Romans and the Barbarians, detail of the Ludovisi Battle Sarcophagus, found near Rome, is made. It is now kept at Museo Nazionale Romano, Rome (approximate date).



Map of the world in 250.


Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Simple English

Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 2nd century - 3rd century - 4th century
Decades: 220s  230s  240s  - 250s -  260s  270s  280s
Years: 247 248 249 - 250 - 251 252 253


  • Diophantus writes Arithmetica the first systematic treatise on algebra.
  • A group of Franks penetrate as far as Tarragona in Spain (approximate date).
  • Goths invade Moesia.
  • The Alamanni drive the Romans from the modern area of Donau-Ries.
  • Decius begins a period of persecution of the Christians in the Roman Empire.
  • Teotihuacán is rebuilt as a four-quartered cosmogram by Zapotec architects brought from Monte Albán in Oaxaca.
  • Kofun Period begins in Japan.



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