Greek Colony founded during the 8th century B.C.
- established for trading with the Etruscans
- the artifact "Nestor's Cup" was found here
Rape of the Sabine Women
April 21, 753 B.C.
421 B.C: Quaestor
367 B.C: Consul
366 B.C: Curule Aedile
337 B.C: Praetor
Romans vs. Etruscans
Boundary of Rome now fixed by the Rubicon River with the Cisalpine Gauls to the North
Messana in Sicily occupied by the Mamertines
Development of the Roman Navy and use of the Corvus
Extension of Roman territory to the Alps
Roman Legion Maniple vs. Macedonian Army Phalanx
146 B.C: L. Mummius is Roman commander
Ides of March: March 15, 44 B.C.