Centuries: 0th century - 1st century - 2nd century
Decades: -30s  -20s  -10s  - 0s -  10s  20s  30s

Years: 3 4 5 - 6 - 7 8 9

6 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 6

Ab urbe condita 759
Armenian calendar N/A
Bahá'í calendar -1838 – -1837
Buddhist calendar 550
Coptic calendar -278 – -277
Ethiopian calendar -2 – -1
Hebrew calendar 3766 3767
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 61 – 62
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3107 – 3108
Holocene calendar 10006
Iranian calendar 616 BP – 615 BP
Islamic calendar 635 BH – 634 BH
Japanese calendar
 - Imperial Year Kōki 666
Julian calendar 51
Korean calendar 2339
Thai solar calendar 549

Year 6 was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


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Roman Empire[]


  • Juba II of Maurentia and Numidia marries Glaphyra, a princess from Cappadocia. The marriage is brief as Glaphyra falls for Herod Archelaus and moves to Judea (This union is partially responsible for Herod's ouster from Judea).
  • Following the ousting of Orodes III, Vorones I is appointed by Rome as King of Parthia. Parthian grandees refuse to accept him as king and invite Artabanus II, another member of the Arsacid house, to the throne, precipitating civil war.


  • Accession of Ru Zi Ying of the Han Dynasty in China and start of Jushe era of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
  • Candidates for political office in China must take civil-service examinations.
  • The imperial Liu clan begins to suspect the intentions of Wang Mang and foment agrarian rebellions during the course of Ruzi Ying's reign. The first of these is led by Liu Chong, Marquess of Ang-Zong.



People of the year 6 at Familypedia

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2 people lived in 6

Jesus (c6BC-c31)Joseph ben Jacob (c25 BC-)Mary (mother of Jesus)
Clodomir I der West-Franken (c3-)Marcomir der West-Franken (bef14BC-)

Events of the year 6 at Familypedia

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