The brothers were killed by the Senate because of attempts made by them to give poor farmers their land back.
Marius changes army recruitment system
General Marius changed the recruitment system for the roman army. In the past they recruited small landowners, but after the change they recruited from the urban and rural poor who did not own land.
Sulla wins Civil War
82 BC - 32 BC
After Sulla wins the civil war he transferred the power that he gained back to the senate. then they continued to be a republic until caesar and the other people in the triumvirate ruined it
Julius Ceaser gains control of Rome
47 BC - 44 BC
Julius Ceaser killed the rest of the triumvirate and gained control until he was killed by a group of leading senators.
Ceaser Fills Senate With Supporters to Further Control rome
Julius Ceaser filled the senate with his supporters and made it bigger to further divide their power of rome
Octavian Attempts to Restore the Republic
Octavian tried to restore the old ways of rome by recreating the senate. when he was in power he gave all power to the senate of rome. although he knew the senate would probably never get their power back.
Octavian Gains the Title "Agustus"
Octavian continued to promise a republic but was actually the only person in power of rome. While he was emporor he maintained an army of 28 leigons