Augustus - Timeline of Augustus for 63-44 B.C.

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Timeline of Augustus for 63-44 B.C. - The Early Years of Augustus

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Augustus Timeline The Early Years | 43-31 B.C. | After Actium | Legislation to the Death of Augustus

63 B.C.
Augustus is born in 63 B.C. to Gaius Octavius, from an old, wealthy, equestrian family, and Atia, niece of Caesar. He isn't Augustus at the time, but Gaius Octavius.

48 B.C.
Caesar wins the Battle of Pharsalus, defeating Pompey, who flees to Egypt where he is killed.
On October 18 - Octavius (young Augustus) puts on the toga virilis: Octavius is officially a man.

45 B.C.
Octavius accompanies Caesar to Spain for the Battle of Munda.

44 B.C.
March 15 - Caesar is assassinated. Octavius is adopted in Caesar's will.

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Timeline of Augustus for 43-31 B.C.

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Augustus Timeline The Early Years | 43-31 B.C. | After Actium | Legislation to the Death of Augustus

43 B.C.
August 19 - Adoption of Octavian (young Augustus) by Julius Caesar is officially acknowledged. Octavius becomes Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus.
November 27 - Second triumvirate. Proscriptions of at least 100 senators, including the execution of Cicero.

42 B.C.
January 1 - Caesar is deified and Octavian becomes the son of a god.
October 23 - Battle of Philippi - Antony and Octavian avenge Caesar's assassination.

39 B.C.
Octavian marries Scribonia, with whom he has a daughter, Julia.

38 B.C.
Octavian divorces Scribonia and marries Livia.

37 B.C.
Antony marries Cleopatra.

36 B.C.
Octavian defeats Sextus Pompey at Naulochus, in Sicily. Lepidus is removed from the Triumvirate. This puts the power into the hands of two men, Antony and Octavian.

34 B.C.
Antony divorces Octavian's sister.

32 B.C.
Rome declares war on Egypt and puts Octavian in charge.

31 B.C.
With the help of Agrippa, Octavian defeats Antony at Actium.

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Timeline of Augustus After Actium - 31- 19 B.C.

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Augustus Timeline The Early Years | 43-31 B.C. | After Actium | Legislation to the Death of Augustus

30 B.C.
Cleopatra and Antony commit suicide.

29 B.C.
Octavian celebrates a triumph in Rome. 27 B.C.
January 16 - Octavian receives the title Augustus. Augustus receives proconsular power in Spain, Gaul, Syria and Egypt.

25 B.C.
Augustus' daughter Julia marries Marcellus (Octavia's son).

23 B.C.
Augustus receives imperium maius and tribunicia potestas. These give him power over magistrates and the veto.
Marcellus dies. Augustus has Agrippa divorce his wife to marry Julia. Julia and Agrippa have 5 children: Gaius, Lucius, Postumus, Agrippina and Julia.

22-19 B.C.
Augustus travels to the East. Augustus is initiated into the Mysteries of Eleusis, and recovers Roman standards captured by the Parthians.

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Augustus - Timeline of Augustus for 17 B.C. - A.D. 14 - Legislation to His Death

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Augustus Coin. Copyright the Trustees of the British Museum, produced by Natalia Bauer for the Portable Antiquities Scheme. British Museum

Augustus Timeline The Early Years | 43-31 B.C. | After Actium | Legislation to the Death of Augustus

17 B.C.
Augustus adopts Gaius and Lucius
Augustus legislates marriage laws ( lex Iulia de ordinibus maritandis)
May 31 - June 3 - Augustus celebrates the Ludi Saeculares.

13 B.C.
Agrippa becomes virtual co-emperor, then goes to Pannonia where he becomes ill.

12 B.C.
Agrippa dies. Augustus forces his stepson Tiberius to divorce his wife in order to marry Julia.
March 6
Augustus becomes Pontifex Maximus.

5 B.C.
January 1 - Gaius is presented as Augustus' heir.

2 B.C.
January 1 - Augustus becomes pater patriae, father of his country.
Julia is involved in scandals and Augustus exiles his own daughter.

4 A.D.
Augustus adopts Tiberius and Tiberius adopts Germanicus.

9 A.D.
Teutoburger Wald disaster.

13 A.D.
April 3 - Tiberius becomes virtual co-emperor.

14 A.D.
Augustus dies.

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