Unit 1 Timeline

Events

Rome settled on the Apennines Peninsula

750 B.C.

Roman Republic

509 B.C. - 31 B.C.

The Roman Republic is formed

509 B.C.

Plebeians boycott the army

494 B.C.

Law of the 12 Tables

450 B.C.

Laws etched onto 12 Bronze Tablets

First Punic War

264 B.C. - 241 B.C.

Second Punic War

218 B.C. - 202 B.C.

Rome attacks Carthage

204 B.C.

Hannibal returns to Carthage

Romans defeat Hannibal at the battle of Zama

202 B.C.

Third Punic War

149 B.C. - 146 B.C.

Rome attacks and defeats Greece

146 B.C.

Late Roman Republic

133 B.C. - 31 B.C.

Cicero

106 B.C. - 43 B.C.

Pompey

106 B.C. - 48 B.C.

Julius Caesar

100 BC - 44 BC

Roman Senate forms The First Triumvirate

60 B.C.

Crassus Killed

53 B.C.

Julius Caesar considered military dictator of the Roman Republic

45 B.C.

King Herod of Judaea

37 B.C. - 4 B.C.

Rule of Octavian (Augustus)

31 B.C. - 14 A.D.

The Roman Empire is formed

31 B.C.

Battle of Actium

31 B.C.

Octavian's navy defeats the navy of Marc Antony and Cleopatra

Pax Romana

31 B.C. - 180 A.D.

Augustus called for Census of Rome

28 B.C.

Golden Age of Latin Literature

17 B.C. - 17 A.D.

Birth of Jesus of Nazareth

0 A.D.

Emperor Tiberius

14 A.D. - 37 A.D.

Pontius Pilate

23 A.D. - 36 A.D.

Jesus of Nazareth Baptized and proclaims to be The Messiah

30 A.D.

Time of the Five Good Emperors

96 A.D. - 180 A.D.

Marcus Aurelius

161 AD - 180 AD

Commodus

180 A.D. - 192 A.D.