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

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