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

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