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Timelines - Rome Events

Roman and Mediterranean events showing the history of Rome from its founding to the fall of Rome and the rise of the Byzantine Empire.

Roman Era-by-Era Timeline
Browse through this ancient Roman timeline to examine more than a millennium of Roman history.

The Growth of Rome
An introductory look at the growth of Rome, how Rome expanded its power to become master of Italy.

Archaic Greece and Legendary Rome Timeline
Timeline by century of major events and related features from this site.

753 B.C. - A.D. 476 - Rome
Major events in the history of Rome from its legendary foundation to its fall, with links to many of the events. This Ancient Roman chronology comes from Ancient Rome from the Earliest Times Down to 476 A.D., by Robert F. Pennell. Riverside, California, July. 1890.

44 B.C. - A.D. 476
Timeline of ancient Rome from the end of the Roman Republic to the Fall of the Roman Empire.

55 B.C. - A.D. 450 Roman British Timeline
Timeline of Roman Britain showing Rome's invasion, conquest and departure from Britain. Mostly military dates.

Roman Emperors Timelines
List of the timelines of individual emperors and of all the emperors together.

100-44 B.C. - Caesar Timeline
Caesar was a major figure in the last century of the Roman Republic. Here is a look at some of the important dates in his life.

31 B.C. - 14 A.D. - Augustus Timeline
Events in the history of Rome focused on the princeps Augustus (Octavian).

69 - 30 B.C. - Cleopatra Timeline
Events in the life of Cleopatra, especially those with an impact on Rome.

A.D. 395-411 - Alaric and the Visigoths Timeline
The king of the Visigoths went from having no territory to being the first ruler of a kingdom within the Roman Empire.

Ancient Roman History Timeline
David Neelin's hypertext timeline with primary and secondary sources for links. Focus in early years on women. Later years focus on important men.

Comparative Chronology of Money
A chronology of money, by Roy Davies & Glyn Davies - 9,000 - 1 B.C., dates and the corresponding development, from domestication of cattle to the reforms of Augustus. Continues with 1-499 AD.

Cross Cultural Timeline
From The History Channel, this graphic timeline shows what was happening in America, Europe, Middle East, Egypt, India, China, Japan, and Africa for 500 years starting in 500 BC.

EAWC - Chronology Rome
EAWC page of annotated dates from 2000 B.C. to A.D. 200.

Life Expectancy
Table and graph of life expectancy in Ancient Rome. Includes distribution by age.

Time Chart of Historical Cartography
Timeline showing development of cartographic concepts; with illustrations and trivia.

Timeline of Western Legal History
Deirdre Golash's chronology of significant events in the history of law from 4000 BC to 1500 AD clickable, at first by millennium and then by century. Some hyperlinks.

Timetable of Book History
Clay tablets, papyrus, bamboo, parchment, wax tablets, and paper were all used between 3500 and 100 BC. Timetable extends to 16th C.

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