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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC1st century BC1st century
Decades: 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC50s BC40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
Years: 59 BC 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC 53 BC 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC
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Eastern hemisphere in 50 BC.

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Millennia: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century CE
Decades: 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC - 50s BC - 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
Years: 59 BC 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC
54 BC 53 BC 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC
Categories: Births - Deaths - State leaders - Sovereign states
Establishments - Disestablishments

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC1st century BC1st century
Decades: 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC50s BC40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
Years: 59 BC 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC 53 BC 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Contents

Events

  • Julius Caesar, Pompey and Marcus Licinius Crassus make the First Triumvirate(ca. 59 - 53 BC).
  • Gallic Wars: Julius Caesar conquers much of Gaul, and leads two journeys to Britain (58 - 49 BC).
  • Bak Hyeokgeose makes the kingdom of Silla in Korea (57 BC)
  • Pompey builds Rome's first permanent (made to stay the same for a long time) theatre (54 BC)
  • Battle of Carrhae: the Roman general Marcus Licinius Crassus tries to attack the Parthian Empire. Surenais defeats him at Carrhae, now Harran in Turkey; Crassus dies. (53 BC).
  • Battle of Alesia: Vercingetorix leads a rebellion by the Gauls. Julius Caesar defeats him. (52 BC).

Significant people

  • Julius Caesar, Roman politician and general (lived 100 - 44 BC)
  • Pharaoh Cleopatra VII of Egypt (lived 70/69 - 30 BC, ruled 51 - 30 BC).
  • Pompey, Roman general (lived 106 BC - 48 BC)
  • Marcus Licinius Crassus, Roman politician and general (lived 115 - 53 BC)
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman politician (lived 106 - 43 BC)
  • Vercingetorix, ruler of the Arverni (died. 46 BC)
  • Cassivellaunus, British war-leader
  • Ariovistus, German king
  • Commius, Gaulish king
  • Phraates III, King of Parthia (ruled 70 - 57 BC)
  • Mithridates III, king of Parthia and Media (ruled 57 - 54 BC)
  • Orodes II, king of Parthia (ruled 57 - 38 BC)
  • Surena, Parthian general (lived 84 - 54 BC)
  • Bak Hyeokgeose, king of Silla in Korea

Births

  • Livy, Roman historian (ca. 59 BC)
  • Seneca the Elder, Roman orator (ca. 54 BC)

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