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    45BC Julius Caesar defeated Pompey and became the first dictator of Rome

    45BC 	 Julius Caesar defeated Pompey and became the first dictator of Rome
    Gaius Julius Caesar was a Roman general and statesman. He played a critical role in the gradual transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire.
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    88-82BC Civil war in Rome

    88-82BC 	 Civil war in Rome
    The Great Roman Civil War (49–45 BC), aka Caesar’s Civil War, was one of the last politico-military conflicts in the Roman Republic before the establishment of the Roman Empire. It began as a series of political and military confrontations, between Julius Caesar his political supporters and his legions, against the Optimates, the politically conservative, socially traditionalist faction of the Roman Senate, who were supported by Pompey.
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    First Illyrian War (Balkans)

    First Illyrian War (Balkans)
    Their were three illyrian wars. Illian was finally concored in the 3rd one.
  • Feb 3, 1201

    Hannibal comes to spain.

    Hannibal comes to spain.
    Hannibal (or Hannibal Barca) was the leader of the military forces of Carthage that fought against Rome in the Second Punic War. Hannibal, who almost overpowered Rome, was considered Rome's greatest enemy.
  • Feb 3, 1218

    They just like fighting.

    Second Punic War.At the end of the first Punic War, in 241 B.C., Carthage agreed to pay a steep tribute to Rome, but it wasn't enough to devastate the nation of traders and merchants: Rome and Carthage would soon fight again.
  • Feb 3, 1220

    Another war.

    The anti-piracy Illyrian Wars were fought between 229 and 219 B.C. They represent the first time the Romans crossed the Adriatic to protect trade routes.
  • Feb 3, 1222

    They fight som more.

    They fight som more.
  • Feb 4, 1238

    Conquest of Sardinia

     Conquest of Sardinia
    Although both sides suffered losses, Carthage was toppling at the edge of destruction due to sporadic mercenary mutinies. The one in Sardinia triggered Roman demands for the surrender of Sardinia and Corsica they interpreted it as a violation of the earlier peace treaty.
  • Feb 3, 1272

    Rome prospers

    Rome prospers
    Rome mistress of Italy; morality at its height.
  • Feb 3, 1477

    They like to fight.

    Rome destroys of the Fabian Gens.
  • Feb 3, 1509

    They become the most important city around.

    Rome becomes a republic.
  • Feb 3, 1509

    The wars begin.

    Battle of Lake Regillus.
  • Feb 2, 1579

    They get organized

    They get organized
    The constitution, and the army are all organized.
  • A new emperor.

    A new emperor.
    Tarquinius I succeeds to the throne untill 579.
  • Rome is founded.

    Rome is founded.
    Rome is founded by Romulus. In 753 B.C.