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31 BC

Battle of Actium

2

27 BC

First Settlement of Octavian

3

23 BC

Second Settlement

4

AD 14

Augustus Dies; Tiberius becomes emperor

5

19

Germanicus dies

6

31

Sejanus executed

7

37

Tiberius dies; Calibula becomes emperor

8

41

Caligula dies (assassinated); Claudius becomes emperor

9

43

Britain becomes a Roman province

10

54

Claudius dies; Nero becomes emperor

11

64

Great Fire of Rome

12

68

Nero dies (suicide); Galba becomes emperor

13

69

Galba dies (assassinated);
Otho becomes emperor; Otho dies;
Vitellius becomes emperor; Vitellius dies;
Vespasian becomes emperor

14

70

Temple of Jerusalem destroyed; Construction of Coliseum begins

15

79

Vespasian dies; Titus becomes emperor

16

81

Titus dies; Domitian becomes emperor

17

96

Domitian dies (assassinated); Nerva (assassin) becomes emperor

18

98

Nerva dies; Trajan becomes emperor

19

101-106

Trajan's Dacian Wars

20

117

Trajan dies; Hadrian becomes emperor

21

120s

Hadrian's Wall constructed

22

138

Hadrian dies; Antoninus Pius becomes emperor

23

161

Antonius Pius dies; Marcus Aurelius becomes emperor

24

180

MA dies; Commodus becomes emperor

25

192

Commodus dies (assassinated)

26

193

Pertinax becomes emperor; Pertinax dies (assassinated); Didus Julianus buys the emperorship; DJ dies (assassinated);
Septimus Severus becomes emperor

27

211

Septimus Severus dies; Caracalla becomes emperor

28

251

Death of Decius at the hands of the Goths

29

260

Sharpur I captures Valerian

30

284

Diocletian becomes emperor

31

293

Tetrarchy formed

32

306

Constantine proclaimed emperor of Britain

33

312

Constantine defeats Maxentius at Milvian Bridge

34

313

Edict of Milan

35

324

Constantine eliminates Licinus

36

325

Council of Nicaea

37

337

Constantine dies; succeeded by Constantine II, Constans, Constantius II

38

361-363

Rule of Julian the Apostate

39

395

Theodosius I dies

40

410

Sack of Rome by the Visigoths (under Alaric)

41

455

Sack of Rome by Vandals

42

476

Romulus Augustulus deposed

43

527-565

Rule of Justinian

44

1453

Sack of Constantinople