Timeline of Roman History

Main

Legendary Founding of Rome by Romulus and Remus (753 B.C.)

753 bc

Etruscan Rule (650 B.C. - 480 B.C.)

650 bc - 480 bc

Roman Republic (509 B.C. - 264 B.C.)

509 bc - 264 bc

Publication of the Twelve Tables (450 B.C.)

450 bc

Roman Conquest of the Mediterranean ( 264 B.C. - 133 B.C.)

264 bc - 133 bc

First Punic War with Carthage (264 B.C. - 241 B.C.)

264 bc - 241 bc

Destruction of Carthage (149 B.C. - 146 B.C.)

149 bc - 146 bc

Decline and fall of Roman Republic (133 B.C. - 31 B.C.)

133 bc - 31 bc

Reforms of Tiberius Gracchus (133 B.C.)

133 bc

Reforms of Gaius Gracchus (123 B.C. - 122 B.C.)

123 bc - 122 bc

Sulla as Dictator (82 B.C. - 79 B.C.)

82 bc - 79 bc

First Triumvirate (60 B.C.)

60 bc

Caesar Crosses Rubicon (49 B.C.)

49 bc

Caesar named Dictator (44 B.C. - 47 B.C.)

47 bc - 44 bc

Caesar assassinated by senate (44 B.C.)

44 bc

Second Triumvirate (43 B.C.)

43 bc

Cicero killed (43 B.C.)

43 bc

Octavian defeats Antony (31 B.C.)

31 bc

Age of Augustus (31 B.C. - 14 A.D)

31 bc - 14 ad

Jesus (6 B.C. - 30 A.D.)

6 bc - 30 ad

Paul (5 A.D. - 67 A.D.)

5 ad - 67 ad

Julio-Claudian rules (14 A.D.-68 A.D.)

14 ad - 68 ad

Tiberius (14 A.D. - 37 A.D.)

14 ad - 37 ad

Early Empire (14 A.D. - 180 A.D.)

14 A.D - 180

Caligula (37 A.D. - 41 A.D.)

37 ad - 41 ad

Claudius (41 A.D. - 54 A.D.)

41 ad - 54 ad

Nero (54 A.D. - 68 A.D.)

54 ad - 68 ad

Famous Roman fire (conflagration) (64 A.D.)

64 ad

Flavians (69 A.D. - 96 A.D.)

69 ad - 96 ad

Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius (79 A.D.)

August 24, 79 ad

Five Good Emperors (96 A.D. - 180 A.D.)

96 ad - 180 ad

Pax Romana (96 A.D. - 180 A.D.)

96 ad - 180 ad

Nerva (96 A.D. - 98 A.D.)

96 ad - 98 ad

Trajan (98 A.D. - 117 A.D.)

98 ad - 117 ad

Hardian (117 A.D. - 138 A.D.)

117 A.D. - 138 ad

The Pantheon (126 A.D.)

126 ad

Hadrian's Wall (128 A.D.)

128 ad

Antoninus Pius (138 A.D. - 161 A.D.)

138 ad - 161 ad

Marcus Aurelius (161 A.D. - 180 A.D.)

161 ad - 180 ad

Roman citizenship to all free Romans (212 A.D.)

212 ad

Diocletian as leader (284 A.D. - 305 A.D.)

284 ad - 305 ad

Constantine as leader (306 A.D. - 337 A.D.)

306 ad - 337 ad

Constantine's conversion to Christianity (312 A.D.)

312 ad

Edict of Milan (313 A.D.)

313 ad

Division of Roman Empire (395 A.D.)

395 ad