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If that were true, the thirty-three or so years of his life would not be in any era.
The Anno Domini dating system was devised in 525 by Dionysius Exiguus to enumerate the years in his Easter table.
Its endorsement by Emperor Charlemagne and his successors popularizing the usage of the epoch and spreading it throughout the Carolingian Empire ultimately lies at the core of the system's prevalence.
On the continent of Europe, Anno Domini was introduced as the era of choice of the Carolingian Renaissance by Alcuin.
in 1505 for us) and on 12 April 1506, but not in 1505., and say that those who accept the story of the Massacre of the Innocents sometimes associate the star that led the Biblical Magi with the planetary conjunction of 15 September 7 BC or Halley's comet of 12 BC (less likely since comets were usually considered bad omens); even historians who do not accept the Massacre accept the birth under Herod as a tradition older than the written gospels.
The Jewish historian Josephus, in his Antiquities of the Jews (ca.
This dating system was devised in 525, but was not widely used until after 800.
The Gregorian calendar is the most widely used calendar in the world today.