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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century2nd century3rd century
Decades: 170s  180s  190s  – 200s –  210s  220s  230s
Years: 197 198 199 – 200 – 201 202 203
East-Hem 200ad
The eastern hemisphere in 200

Year 200 (CC) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.

Events

By place

World

Roman Empire

India

Asia

  • Chinese warlord Cao Cao defeats Yuan Shao in the Battle of Guandu.
  • In Japan, Himiko, whose capital is in Yamatai, extends her authority over a number of clans.
  • Empress Jingu sends a Japanese fleet to invade Korea. The Koreans surrender at the sight of the huge multi-oared ships and offer tribute.

America

  • The Classic Age of Maya civilization begins (around this year).
  • The Paracas culture in the Andes comes to an end (around this year).

By topic

Art

  • Septimius Severus, Julia Domna and their children, Publius Septimius Geta and Caracalla, from Fayum, Egypt, is made. It is now kept at Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Antikensammlung.

Religion

Births

Deaths

  • Chunyu Qiong (executed by Yuan Shao)
  • Dong Cheng (executed by Cao Cao)
  • Gan Ji, Taoist priest
  • Han Juzi, general under Yuan Shao
  • Ji Ping (executed by Cao Cao)
  • Ju Shou (officer of Yuan Shao)
  • Lü Weihuang
  • Mi Heng, renowned scholar and friend of Kong Rong (executed by Huang Zu) (b. 173)
  • Sui Yuanjin
  • Sun Ce, 25, elder brother of the founder of Wu Kingdom, Sun Quan (b. 175)
  • Tian Feng (executed by Yuan Shao)
  • Wen Chou, general under Yuan Shao
  • Xu Gong
  • Yan Liang, general under Yuan Shao
  • Zheng Xuan (b. 127)

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