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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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...
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...
Battle of Jiangling
Battle of Jiangling can refer to two battles in the Three Kingdoms period of China:
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...
Xu (surname)
Xu is a surname of Chinese origin. It can also be a pinyin transliteration of one of several Chinese surnames.In Jyutping, 許/许 is written as Heoi2, in Pe̍h-ōe-jī as Khó, in Teochew as Kóu, in Gan as H...
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Battle of Jiangxia
The Battle of Jiangxia was a battle fought between the warlords Sun Quan and Liu Biao in 208 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The battle was the last part of a series of military engagements between S...
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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Battle of Red Cliffs
The Battle of Red Cliffs, otherwise known as the Battle of Chibi, was a decisive battle fought at the end of the Han dynasty, about 12 years prior to the beginning of the Three Kingdoms period in Chin...
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Battle of Xiaoyao Ford
The Battle of Xiaoyao Ford, also known as the Battle of Leisure Ford, Battle of Hefei, and Hefei Campaign, was fought between the warlords Cao Cao and Sun Quan between 214 and 215 in the late Eastern ...