Timeline of Roman history

Main

Legendary founding of Rome by Romolus and Remus 753 B.C.

753 B.C.

Etruscan Rule 650-400 B.C.

650 B.C. - 400 B.C.

Roman Republic 509-264 B.C.

509 B.C. - 264 B.C.

Publication of the Twelve Tables 450 B.C.

450 B.C.

Roman conquest of the Mediterranean 264-133 B.C.

264 B.C. - 133 B.C.

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

264 B.C. - 241 B.C.

Destruction of Carthage 149-146 B.C.

149 B.C. - 146 B.C.

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

133 B.C. - 31 B.C.

Reforms of Tiberius Gracchus 133 B.C.

133 B.C.

Reforms of Gaius Gracchus 123, 122 B.C.

123 B.C. - 122 B.C.

Sulla as dictator 88-79 B.C.

88 B.C. - 79 B.C.

First Triumvirate 60 B.C.

60 B.C.

Caesar crosses Rubicon 49 B.C.

49 B.C.

Caesar named dictator 47 B.C.

47 B.C.

Caesar assassinated by senate 44 B.C.

44 B.C.

Second Triumvirate 43 B.C.

43 B.C.

Cicero killed 43 B.C.

43 B.C.

Age of Augustus 31 B.C.-14 C.E.

31 B.C. - 14 C.E.

Octavian defeats Antony 31 B.C.

31 B.C.

Early Empire 14-180

14 C.E. - 180 C.E.

Tiberius 14-37

14 C.E. - 37 C.E

Julio-Claudian rules 14-68

14 C.E - 68 C.E

Caligula 37-41

37 C.E. - 41 C.E.

Claudius 41-54

41 C.E. - 54 C.E.

Nero 54-68

54 C.E. - 68 C.E.

Flavians 69-96

69 C.E. - 96 C.E.

Nerva 96-98

96 C.E. - 98 C.E.

The Five Good Emperors 96-180

96 C.E. - 180 C.E.

Trajan 98-117

98 C.E. - 117 C.E.

Antoninus Pius 138-161

138 C.E. - 161 C.E.

Marcus Aurelius 161-180

161 C.E. - 180 C.E.