Roman History Timeline

Events

Legendary founding of Rome by Romulus and Remus 753 BC

753 BC

Etruscan Rule 650 BC-400 BC

650 BC - 400 BC

Roman Republic 509-264 BC

509 BC - 264 BC

Publication of the Twelve Tables 450 BC

450 BC

First Punic War with Carthage 264 BC-241 BC

264 BC - 241 BC

Roman Conquest of the Mediterranean 264 BC-133 BC

264 BC - 133 BC

Destruction of Carthage 146 BC

146 BC

Decline and fall of Roman Republic 133 BC-31 BC

133 BC - 31 BC

Reforms of Tiberius Gracchus 133 BC

133 BC

Reforms of Gaius Gracchus 123 BC-122 BC

123 BC - 122 BC

Sulla the Dictator 82 BC-79 BC

82 BC - 79 BC

First Triumvirate 60 BC

60 BC

Caesar crosses Rubicon 49 BC

49 BC

Caesar named dictator 47 BC

47 BC

Caesar assassinated by senate 44 BC

44 BC

Cicero killed 43 BC

43 BC

Second Triumvirate 43 BC

43 BC

Octavian defeats Antony 31 BC

31 BC

Age of Augustus 31 BC-14 AD

31 BC - 14 AD

Pax Romana 0-199 AD

0 AD - 199 AD

Paul 5 AD-67 AD

5 AD - 67 AD

Jesus 6 AD-30 AD

6 AD - 30 AD

Early Empire 14 AD-180 AD

14 AD - 180 AD

Tiberius 14 AD-37 AD

14 AD - 37 AD

Caligula 37 AD-41 AD

37 AD - 41 AD

Claudius 41 AD-54 AD

41 AD - 54 AD

Nero 54 AD-68 AD

54 AD - 68 AD

Famous Roman Fire (Conflagration) 64 AD

64 AD

Flavians 69 AD-96 AD

69 AD - 96 AD

Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius 79 AD

79 AD

Nerva 96 AD-98 AD

96 AD - 98 AD

Five Good Emperors 96 AD-180 AD

96 AD - 180 AD

Trajan 98 AD-117 AD

98 AD - 117 AD

Hadrian and Hadrian's Wall 117 AD-138 AD

117 AD - 138 AD

The Pantheon 126 AD

126 AD

Antoninus Pius 138 AD-161 AD

138 AD - 161 AD

Marcus Aurelius 161 AD-180 AD

161 AD - 180 AD

Division of Roman Empire 284 AD

284 AD

Diocletian as leader 284 AD-305 AD

284 AD - 305 AD

Constantine as leader 306 AD-337 AD

306 AD - 337 AD

Constantine's conversions to Christianity 312 AD

312 AD

Edict of Milan 313 AD

313 AD