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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 3rd century BC2nd century BC1st century BC
Decades: 210s BC  200s BC  190s BC  – 180s BC –  170s BC  160s BC  150s BC
Years: 188 BC 187 BC 186 BC185 BC – 184 BC 183 BC 182 BC
185 BC by topic
State leaders – Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
185 BC in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 185 BC
Ab urbe condita 569
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4566
Bahá'í calendar -2028–-2027
Bengali calendar -777
Berber calendar 766
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 360
Burmese calendar -822
Byzantine calendar 5324–5325
Chinese calendar 乙卯
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Coptic calendar -468–-467
Ethiopian calendar -192–-191
Hebrew calendar 3576–3577
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat -128–-127
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 2917–2918
Holocene calendar 9816
Iranian calendar 806 BP – 805 BP
Islamic calendar 831 BH – 830 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2149
Minguo calendar 2096 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 359

Year 185 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar.


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Roman Republic


  • The civil war between the northern and southern areas of Egypt ends with the arrest of Ankmachis by the Ptolemaic general Conanus.


  • Pusyamitra Sunga kills the Mauryan emperor Brhadrata. He forms the Sunga dynasty.


  • Publius Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus, leading general and politician of the Roman Republic. As consul he will be the commander of the final siege and destruction of Carthage and will be the leader of the senators opposed to the Gracchi (d. 129 BC)
  • Panaetius of Rhodes, Greek philosopher (d. 110 BC)


  • Brhadrata, Indian emperor, last ruler of the Indian Mauryan dynasty (from 197 BC)
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