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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century BC1st century2nd century
Decades: 10s BC  0s BC  0s  – 10s –  20s  30s  40s
Years: 14 15 161718 19 20
AD 17 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar AD 17
XVII
Ab urbe condita 770
Assyrian calendar 4767
Balinese saka calendar N/A
Bengali calendar −576
Berber calendar 967
Buddhist calendar 561
Burmese calendar −621
Byzantine calendar 5525–5526
Chinese calendar 丙子年 (Fire Rat)
2713 or 2653
    — to —
丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
2714 or 2654
Coptic calendar −267 – −266
Discordian calendar 1183
Ethiopian calendar 9–10
Hebrew calendar 3777–3778
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 73–74
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3117–3118
Holocene calendar 10017
Iranian calendar 605 BP – 604 BP
Islamic calendar 624 BH – 623 BH
Javanese calendar N/A
Julian calendar AD 17
XVII
Korean calendar 2350
Minguo calendar 1895 before ROC
民前1895年
Nanakshahi calendar −1451
Seleucid era 328/329 AG
Thai solar calendar 559–560
Tibetan calendar 阳火鼠年
(male Fire-Rat)
143 or −238 or −1010
    — to —
阴火牛年
(female Fire-Ox)
144 or −237 or −1009

17 is a year in the 1st century. It was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Flaccus and Rufus

Events

Roman Empire

  • Germanicus leads military campaigns in the East.
  • Cappadocia (in Asia Minor) becomes a Roman province.
  • Sejanus becomes Praetorian prefect.
  • The book Ab Urbe condita ("History of Rome Since its Foundation") is published in 142 volumes. Livy was the author.

Europe

Asia Minor

Deaths

  • Ovid, Roman poet (or 18)
  • Livy, Roman historian
  • Gaius Julius Hyginus, Roman writer
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