July 9ante diem VII Idus July
- 270 B.C. Rhegium was captured
- 271 Arsinoe II died
- 271 Epicurus died.
- A.D. 118 Hadrian reached Rome
- 238 A.D. Gordianus made emperor
< URL = www.christianitytoday.com/history/features/twich/28.html > 381 - Nestorius, the first patriarch of Constantinople born. Nestorius taught that Christ had two natures and two persons, a heresy condemned by the Council of Ephesus in 431.
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