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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 2nd century3rd century4th century
Decades: 200s  210s  220s  – 230s –  240s  250s  260s
Years: 228 229 230 – 231 – 232 233 234

Year 231 (CCXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.


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Roman Empire


  • Zhuge Liang starts the fourth of his Northern Expeditions against the state of Cao Wei.

By topic


  • Origen, disciple of Ammonius Saccas, founder of Neoplatonism, is sent away to Caesarea.


  • Cao Fang, Emperor of the Kingdom of Wei (d. 274)
  • Sun Chen, regent of the Kingdom of Wu (d. 258)


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