Gaius Julius Caesar was born to Aurelia Cotta and Julius Caesar.
Julius Caesar marries his first wife, Cornelia Cinnilla.
Death of Father
Julius Caesar's father dies.
Julius Caesar joins the Roman Army at 19 years old.
1 wife down, 2 to go!!!
Caesar's wife Cornelia dies.
On his way to spend his winter in the Islands of Rhodes, he was captured by pirates for 40 days.
Caesar was elected Quaestor (public official who supervised financial affairs) and got a seat in the Senate.
Caesar marries his 2nd wife, Pompeia, 2 years after Cornellia"s death.
Caesar is elected Aedile, which takes care of provisions, organizes games, and repairs to the city.
2 wives down, 1 to go!!!
Divorces Pompeia after a scandal at Pompeia's party, where a man sneaked in dressed as a woman, and Pompeia was suspected of having an affair.
Sent to province of Further Spain as pro magistrate.
The First Triumvirate
Caesar returns from Spain, forms an allegiance with Pompey and Crassus called "The First Triumvirate"
Caesar is elected consul and made dictator of Rome for life.
For a third time, Marriage
Marries Calpurnia Pisonis.
Pompey marries Caesar's daughter, Julia.
58 B.C. - 49 B.C.
Caesar leaves Rome and goes to Gaul. He conquered what is most of present-day Central Europe. Didn't return for 9 years.
Crassus is killed at a battle by the Parthians.
Julia dies at childbirth, weakening the unsteady bond between Pompey and Julius.
Battle: Julius vs. Pompey
At the battle of Pharsalus, in Greece, between Julius and Pompey. Julius's army won, but Pompey fled to Egypt.
Pompey fled to Egypt, where he was beheaded. When Caesar arrived at Egypt looking for Pompey, he was presented with Pompey's head.
Caesar didn't have a chance to divorce Calpurnia, third and final wife, before his death, so he technically didn't have a wife anymore.
Death of Caesar!!!!!!!
On March 15, 44 B.C., as Caesar was walking into the Senate House, he was brutally stabbed 23 times by his so called "friends",
Brutus and Cassius. Before dying, he said "Et tu, Brute?", meaning "And you, Brutus?"