|Centuries:||2nd century - 3rd century - 4th century|
|Decades:|| 230s 240s 250s - 260s - 270s 280s 290s
|Years:||257 258 259 - 260 - 261 262 263|
|Gregorian calendar|| 260 |
|Ab urbe condita||1013|
|Bahá'í calendar||-1584 – -1583|
|Coptic calendar||-24 – -23|
|Ethiopian calendar||252 – 253|
|Hebrew calendar||4020 – 4021|
|- Vikram Samvat||315 – 316|
|- Shaka Samvat||182 – 183|
|- Kali Yuga||3361 – 3362|
|Iranian calendar||362 BP – 361 BP|
|Islamic calendar||373 BH – 372 BH|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 920|
|Thai solar calendar||803|
- Gallienus becomes Emperor.
- Gallienus defends what remains of the empire against barbarians and usurpers. He reorganizes the army and reforms the administration.
- Gallienus reinforces the military and establishes a new mobile force supported by the cavalry, which becomes the pivot of the Roman army. The army's headquarters are established in Milan.
- The Roman fort of Wiesbaden (Germany) is captured by the Alamanni (possibly 259).
- Franks take control over the Scheldt estuary (approximate date).
- Persian king Shapur I destroys Caesarea Mazaca in Asia Minor.
- Cao Huan succeeds Cao Mao as ruler of the Chinese Kingdom of Wei.
- Syria, Egypt and Palestine break off from the Roman Empire to form the Persian-supported Palmyran Empire.
Arts and SciencesEdit
- Earliest known date of chess.
- Emperor Hui of Jin China (approximate date)
- Cao Mao, ruler of the Chinese Kingdom of Wei (killed in an abortive coup d'état against Sima Zhao)
- Emperor Valerian I (approximate date)
- Sun Liang, emperor of the Chinese Kingdom of Wu
- Chen Tai, minister of the Kingdom of Wei
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|Bartherus der Franken (aft171-272)||Hilderic der Franken (aft154-253)|
|Clodius III der Franken (aft188-298)||Bartherus der Franken (aft171-272)|
|Walter der Franken (c205-306)||Clodius III der Franken (aft188-298)|
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