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Dictatorship of Sulla
Battle at Trebia River - Po valley falls to Hannibal
Romans get Sardinia
4th Macedonian War; Macedon becomes Roman province
Death of Attalus III, King of Pergamum; bequeaths it to the Roman people
Euboean trading post on Pithecusae
Carthage asks for peace
Battle of Allia river - Gauls destroy Rome
Temple of Jerusalem destroyed; Titus captures the city; Vespasian becomes Pontifex Maximus an Pater Patriae
Year of the 4 Emperors
Commodus is assassinated
The Ebro Treaty
Banishment of Cicero
Death (suicide) of Gaius Semp. Gracchus
Creation of Narbonese Gaul
Defeat, capture, and destruction of Etruscan city Veii
Caesarian victory at Thapsus, suicide of Cato
2nd Punic War
Defeat and death of Crassus near Carrhae
Battle of Philippi in Macedonia (defeat and death of Cassius, then Brutus)
Reign of Galba
Trajan dies of a stroke
Meeting of Mark Antony, Lepidus, and Octavian, beginning of 2nd Triumverate
Death of Scipio Aemilius 'Africanus'
Romans get Corsica
Battle of Cynoscephalae, Q. Flaminius beats P5
1st Punic War
Reign of Nero
War of the Romans against Antiochus III
Battle of Pydna; Lucius Aemilius Paullus beats King Perseus
Pertinax killed by mutinous soldiers, Didius Julianus & Septimus Severus & Pescennius Niger all hailed as emperor by troops/praetorians in different places
Death of Mark Antony and Cleopatra
The Illyrean Wars, part 1
Death of Lucius Aelius Caesar
The Jugurthian War
Caesar assassinated
Death of Clodius in a brawl against partisans of Milo
Slave revolt in Ittaly and Sicily led by Spartacus
1st Macedonian War
The Truceless War - Carthage vs. revolted mercenaries
3rd Mithridatic War
3rd Macedonian War
Peace of Apamea; Asia Minor divided between Rhodes and Pergamum - Rhodes gets huge
Tarentum falls to Rome
Septimus Severus dies of gout at Eburacum
Nerva proclaimed emperor
Battle of Zama/Naggara - Scipio's troops defeat Hannibal's army
Battle of Cannae, 1 consul killed
3rd Punic War; Scipio Africanus Aemilius; creation of Roman province of Africa
Year of the Tribunate; Death of Tibberius Sempronius Gracchus
Caesar given dictatorship for life (Feb. 14)
Two new provinces created beyond the Danube, Death of Marcus Aurelius, Commodus becomes emperor and celebrates a triumph
Caracalla murdered near Carrhae, Macrinus has himself declared emperor
The Illyrean Wars, part 2
The Twelve Tables - 1st codification of Roman law
2nd Consulship of Caesar
Reign of Tiberius
Battle of Mutina
Revolt of Vindex
Severe treaty for P5 - give up fleet, Greece, Asia Minor, huge war indemnity; Q. Flam. declares freedom of Greek states at the Isthmian Games
Reign of Augustus
Reign of Domitian
Death of Hadrian
Reign of Claudius
Elagabalus declared emperor by some troops, Macrinus killed
Treaty of Brundisium
Civil war
Battle of Magnesia, Romans defeat Antiochus III
Alexander, wintering in Germany, is murdered together with his mother, Julia Mamaea, by the equestrian commander Maximinus
Gallic Wars (Caesar defeats Helvetians and German king Ariovistus)
2 successive tribunates of Gaius Sempronius Gracchus
End of the Jewish Revolt
Battle of Lake Trasimene, 1 consul killed
Introduction of new coinage - denarius
Consulship of Cicero; Conspiracy off Catilina
Rome founded by Romulus
Pompey's settlement of the east
Pompey elected sole consul for the year
Carthage founded by Phoenicians
Reign of Caligula
Social War / Italian War / War of the Allies
Founding of the Republic after Tarquin expelled
Caesar elected consul for 59; creation of 1st Triumverate
Renewal of Triumverate at Luca
2nd Macedonian War
Greeks start colonizing Sicily and S. Italy
Death of Catilina
War against Cimbri and the Teutones
Gallic Wars and conquest of N. Italy
Battle of Actium (defeat of Mark Antony and Cleopatra)
Rome can be considered a city/state
Reign of Titus
Deification of Caesar, dedication of a temple to him in the forum
Perusine War (Octavian vs. Lucius Antonius and wife Fulvia)
Creation of Greek alphabet
Reign of Vespasian
Death of Antonius Pius, Marcus Aurelius becomes emperor
Elagabalus killed, Alexander declared emperor
The army acclaimed Hadrian emperor
The Pyrrhic Wars against Pyrrhus of Epirus
Pompey's war against the Pirates

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