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

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