217
Year 217 (CCXVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Praesens and Extricat...
List of state leaders in 217
This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 217.
Dong Xi
Dong Xi (died 217), courtesy name Yuanshi, was a military general serving under the warlords Sun Ce and Sun Quan in the late Eastern Han dynasty.
Dong Xi was from Yuyao County (餘姚縣), Kuaiji Comman...
Xu Gan
Xu Gan (170 - 217) was a philosopher and poet of the late Han Dynasty. He was known in the cohort of the Seven scholars of Jian'an 建安七子 (name of the famous essay by Cao Pi).He is best known in the Wes...
Caracalla
"Caracalla" (/ˌkærəˈkælə/; Latin: Marcus Aurelius Severus Antoninus Augustus) was the popular nickname of Antoninus (4 April 188 – 8 April 217), Roman emperor of Punic and Syrian descent from 198 ...
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Parthian war of Caracalla
The Parthian war of Caracalla was an unsuccessful campaign by the Roman Empire under Caracalla against the Parthian Empire in 216–17 AD. It was the climax of a four-year period, starting in 213, when ...
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Ling Tong
Ling Tong (189–217), courtesy name Gongji, was a military general serving under the warlord Sun Quan in the late Eastern Han dynasty. He started his service under Sun Quan when he was still a teenager...
Jia Chong
Jia Chong (217–282), courtesy name Gonglü (公閭), formally known as Duke Wu of Lu (魯武公), was an official of the Jin Dynasty period of Chinese history. He was an advisor to the Cao Wei regents Sima...
Pope Zephyrinus
Pope Zephyrinus (died 20 December 217) was bishop of Rome or pope from 199 to his death in 217. He was born in Rome. His predecessor was Pope Victor I. Upon his death on 20 December 217, he was succee...
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Asclepiades of Antioch
Asclepiades of Antioch (Greek: Ἀσκληπιάδης) was Patriarch of Antioch and martyr. He succeeded Serapion as Patriarch of Antioch, in 211. Given the title of martyr, due to the trials he endured, dur...
Chen Lin (Han Dynasty)
Chen Lin (died 217), courtesy name Kongzhang (孔璋), was a minister, author and poet in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. Possessed of great literary talents, Chen became known as one of the "Seven Scholars...
Wang Yuanji
Wang Yuanji (217–268) was the wife of Sima Zhao, a regent of the state of Cao Wei in the Three Kingdoms period. She became the empress dowager during the reign of her son Sima Yan, who ended the Wei r...
Fu Xuan
Fu Xuan (pinyin; 傅玄; Fu Hsüan, Wade-Giles; 217–278) was a politician, scholar, writer, and poet during the period from the Cao Wei to Western Jin Dynasty and was one of the most prolific authors of fu...
Wang Can
Wang Can (Chinese: 王粲; 177–217), courtesy name Zhongxuan, was a politician, scholar and poet who lived in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. He contributed greatly to the establishment of laws and stan...
Sima Lang
Sima Lang (171–217), courtesy name Boda, was a politician who lived in the late Eastern Han Dynasty.
When Luoyang fell under the control of the warlord Dong Zhuo, Sima Lang was able to escape with...
Lu Su
Lu Su (172–217), courtesy name Zijing, was a politician, diplomat and military general serving under the warlord Sun Quan in the late Eastern Han dynasty. He was recommended by Zhou Yu as a talent to ...
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Julia Domna
Julia Domna (170 AD –217 AD) was a member of the Severan dynasty of the Roman Empire. Empress and wife of Roman Emperor Lucius Septimius Severus and mother of Emperors Geta and Caracalla, Julia was fa...
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