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|Centuries:||1st century BC – 1st century – 2nd century|
|Decades:||20s BC 10s BC 0s BC – 0s – 10s 20s 30s|
|Years:||5 AD 6 AD 7 AD – 8 AD – 9 AD 10 AD 11 AD|
|Ab urbe condita||761|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
— to —戊辰年十一月十五日
|- Vikram Samvat||64–65|
|- Shaka Samvat||N/A|
|- Kali Yuga||3109–3110|
|Iranian calendar||614 BP – 613 BP|
|Islamic calendar||633 BH – 632 BH|
|Minguo calendar||1904 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||551|
|The Simple English Wiktionary has a definition for: eight.|
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Roman Empire [change]
- August 3 – Roman general Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus.
- Vipsania Julia is exiled. Lucius Aemilius Paullus and his family are disgraced. Augustus breaks off engagement of Claudius to Paullus' daughter Aemilia Lepida.
- Effort is made to betrothe Claudius to Livia Medullina
- Marcus Furius Camillus, Sextus Nonius Quinctilianus, suff. Lucius Apronius become Roman Consuls.
- Roman poet Ovid is banished from Rome and exiled to the Black Sea near Tomis (present-day Constanţa).
- Start of Chushi era of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
- Wang Mang seizes power in China and establishes the short-lived Xin Dynasty.
- China invents paper, which is first used by the military.
- Ovid begins the Fasti (Festivals), 6 books that detail the first 6 months of the year and provide valuable insights into the Roman calendar.
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