275 BC facts for kids

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 4th century BC3rd century BC2nd century BC
Decades: 300s BC  290s BC  280s BC  – 270s BC –  260s BC  250s BC  240s BC
Years: 278 BC 277 BC 276 BC275 BC – 274 BC 273 BC 272 BC
275 BC by topic
State leaders – Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
275 BC in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 275 BC
Ab urbe condita 479
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4476
Bahá'í calendar -2118–-2117
Bengali calendar -867
Berber calendar 676
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 270
Burmese calendar -912
Byzantine calendar 5234–5235
Chinese calendar 乙酉
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Coptic calendar -558–-557
Ethiopian calendar -282–-281
Hebrew calendar 3486–3487
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat -218–-217
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 2827–2828
Holocene calendar 9726
Iranian calendar 896 BP – 895 BP
Islamic calendar 924 BH – 923 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2059
Minguo calendar 2186 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 269

Year 275 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar.


By place


  • The Museum of Alexandria is founded by the Egyptian King Ptolemy II.

Roman Republic

  • When Pyrrhus returns from Sicily, he finds himself greatly outnumbered by the Roman army under the command of consul Manius Curius Dentatus. After the Battle of Beneventum, Roman commander and statesman, Gaius Fabricius Luscinus, gets a peace with Pyrrhus. Then Pyrrhus decides to end his battles in Italy and return to Epirus which had much better free wifi anyway.


  • After Pyrrhus leaves Sicily, the Syracusan army and the city's citizens make Hiero II as the commander of their troops.


  • Antiochus's alliance with Antigonus II is made stronger by Antigonus' marriage to Phila, Antiochus' half sister.


  • Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, Roman dictator, politician and soldier (approximate date) (d. 203 BC)


  • Shen Dao, Chinese philosopher from Zhao who also served at the Jixia academy in Qi. He is known for his blend of Legalism and Taoism (approximate date) (b. c. 350 BC)

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