Centuries: 4th century BC -

**3rd century BC**- 2nd century BC

Decades: 280s BC 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC - **230s BC** - 220s BC 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC 180s BC

Years: 241 BC 240 BC 239 BC 238 BC 237 BC - **236 BC** - 235 BC 234 BC 233 BC 232 BC 231 BC

**Events**

**Births**

- Scipio Africanus Major, Roman statesman and general.

**Deaths**