480 B.C. -- Battle of Salamis (one reckoning; seems a bit late)
127 A.D. -- ludi votivi decennales pro salute Augusti
c. 250 A.D. -- martyrdom of Maximus of Aquila
1524 -- death of Thomas Linacre ... "the best Greek and Latin scholar of his age"
1952 -- death of Michael Rostovtzeff (author of The Social and Economic History of the Roman Empire and the Social and Economic History of the Hellenistic World among other things)