700 BC  
753 BC
Founding of Rome
500 BC  
509 BC
Roman republic founded
312 BC
First Roman road built
300 BC  
280 BC
First Roman Coins
218 BC
Hannibal crossed the Alps with elephants
100 BC  
59 BC
Julius Caesar becomes “consul” of the Roman Empire
44 BC
Caesar killed
43 AD
Britain invaded
60-61 AD
Rebellion of Boudeccia
79 AD
100 AD  
122 AD
Hadrian's Wall built (to keep out the unconquered people of Scotland)
286 AD
Empire split into a Western and Eastern half
300 AD  
287 AD
Capital moved from Rome to Constantinople (Istanbul)
410 AD
Romans’ rule in Britain ends