rome was founded by romulus was one of seven roman kings
last king is expelled and rome is now ruled by senators
hannabai leads the carthage army to attack italy
julius caesar is assasinated on the ides of march by marcus brutus.
julius defeats pompey in a civil war and becomes supreme ruler of rome
octavius appoints himself augustus which means first emperor
The Hadrian Wall was built in 122 AD. It was a long wall built across northern England in an effort to keep the barbarians out.
Rome becomes a Christian empire. Before this, Rome persecuted the Christians. Constantius dies. His son Constantine is the new vice-emperor of Galerius.
Theodosius I proclaims Christianity as the sole religion of the Roman Empire in 380 AD.
In 395 AD, Rome split into two empires - the Western Roman Empire and the Eastern Roman Empire. Each side had a ruler in charge of it. The Roman Empire was split by Theodosius.
This was the first time in 800 years that the city of Rome has fallen to an enemy. It was a huge uproar.
The last Roman Emperor Romulus Augustus is defeated by the German Goth Odoacer. This is the start of the Dark Ages in Europe.
The Byzantine Empire comes to an end as it falls to the Ottoman Empire. The Ottoman Turks capture Constantinople in 1453 A.D. It is renamed Istanbul in 1930.
nero set fire to rome and blames the christians for it
the collossium is builtin 80 ad