457 to 491 Sporadic persecutions against Gentiles of the Eastern Empire

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Sporadic persecutions against Gentiles of the Eastern Empire. Among others, the physician Jacobus and the philosopher Gessius are executed. Severianus, Herestios, Zosimus, Isidorus and others are tortured and imprisoned. The proselytizer Conon and his followers exterminate the last Gentiles of the island of Imbros, in the northeast Aegean. The last worshippers of  Lavranius Zeus are exterminated in Cyprus.

Year
0457 to 0491
Perpetrator
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