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  Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After their return to Rome, Octavian sent Agrippa in 41 BC to handle the war against Lucius Antonius and Fulvia Antonia, respectively the brother and wife of Mark Antony, which ended in the capture of Perusia in 40 BC.
Octavian’s victory at Actium in 31 BC, which gave the mastery of Rome and the empire of the world to Octavian, was mainly due to Agrippa.
He was appointed governor of Syria a second time in 17 BC, where his just and prudent administration won him the respect and good-will of the provincials, especially from the Hebrew population.
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 Caesar Augustus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In the year 39 BC when his first wife, Scribonia, gave birth to his daughter Julia Caesaris, he divorced her and was impassioned by Livia Drusilla.
In 23 BC, however, Marcellus died and the position of Augustus's heir was passed to his old friend and legionary commander, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
In 2 BC, she was accused of conducting an orgy in the Roman Forum.
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 MSN Encarta - Search View - Augustus
Augustus (63 bc- ad 14), first emperor of Rome (27 bc-ad 14), who restored unity and orderly government to the realm after nearly a century of civil wars.
In 27 bc the Roman Senate gave Octavian the title Augustus (“consecrated,” or “holy”) by which he is known, and his reign has often been considered a dyarchy because of the Senate’s participation in it.
In 36 bc he had been given the inviolability of the plebeian tribune, and in 30 bc he also received the tribunician power, which gave him the veto and control over the assemblies.
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In 55 BC Crassus was slain in Syria.
In 31 BC the naval forces of Octavius defeated the combined forces of Antony and Cleopatra at the Battle of Actium.
Tiberius was born in Rome in 42 BC.
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 Boston.com / News / Education / Higher education / Seeds of hope for BC
In that scenario, BC would clinch the No. 4 seed (and the bye) by virtue of its combined 2-1 record vs. Syracuse and Seton Hall and face the winner of the first-round matchup between the fifth-seeded Orangemen and 12th-seeded Georgetown in the quarterfinals Thursday at 2 p.m.
In the first half, BC shocked the Friars (20-7, 11-5) by capitalizing on their putrid first-half shooting (5 for 26) to roar to a 23-4 lead that twice grew to as many as 20 points (27-7 and 29-9).
In the end, BC not only won its 21st game of the season, but also succeeded in eliminating all the suspense (and disappointment) that Selection Sunday brought last year.
www.boston.com /news/education/higher/articles/2004/03/07/seeds_of_hope_for_bc?mode=PF   (758 words)

 Octavian - Augustus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
During the summer of 44 BC the senate's leader, Cicero, delivered a series of infamous speeches against Marc Antony which came to be known as the 'Philippics'.
By 32 BC the agreement made at Tarentum (an extension of the Treaty of Brundisium by four years) strictly speaking had run its course and the Triumvirate ceased to be.
Alas, in 19 BC he also was granted not merely the consulship (which lasted for one year) but consular power for life.
www.roman-empire.net /emperors/augustus.html   (2368 words)

 Mithradates VI on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mithradates conquered the whole of Asia Minor (except for a few cities) in 88 BC In 85 BC the Roman general Fimbria attacked him in Asia Minor, and he was defeated simultaneously with the destruction of his army in Greece.
In 68 BC the Romans invaded Armenia, but were forced to retreat.
Mithradates returned to Pontus, and Lucullus was replaced (66 BC) by Pompey.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/m/mithrada.asp   (270 words)

 Christian History Handbook: Ancient: Appendix IV   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 56 BC the Judean territory was was divided into five administrative districts (Jerusalem, Gazara, Jericho, Amathus, and Sepphoris) and annexed directly to the Roman province of Syria with Hyrcanus II and High Priest in Jerusalem.
Herod garrisoned Jerusalem with a Roman Legion from 37 to 30 BC.
In January of 27 BC after having brought to an end nearly a century of civil war and bloodshed Octavian appeared before the Senate at Rome and officially restored the Republic to their control by resigning all his extra-constitutional powers.
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 63 bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
63 BC Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Decades: 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC 70s BC - 60s BC - 50s BC 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC 10s BC
Years: 68 BC 67 BC 66 BC 65 BC 64 BC 63 BC 62 BC 61 BC 60 BC 59 BC 58 BC
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 BBC - History - Augustus (63 BC - AD 14; Roman emperor 27 BC - AD 14)
The years 44 to 31 BC saw a struggle for dominance between Octavian and Caesar's deputy Marcus Antonius, known in English as Mark Antony.
Between 16 BC and AD 6 the frontier was advanced from the Rhine to the Elbe in Germany, and up to the Danube along its entire length.
But Drusus died in the process (9 BC), and in AD 9 the annihilation of three Roman legions in Germany (out of 28 overall), in the Varian disaster, led to the abandonment of Germany east of the Rhine.
www.bbc.co.uk /history/historic_figures/augustus.shtml   (955 words)

 Boston.com / Sports / College / Women's basketball / Eagles are brought back to earth
Unfortunately for the Eagles, they were the wrong emotions, as their ride in the NCAA Tournament came to a skidding halt.
Borton said the goal of the Golden Gophers was to shut down BC's No. 2 scorer, Jacobs, whom she called "the heart and soul of their team." And it seemed to be the right decision.
BC's center, freshman Kathrin Ress, was held to 11 points and committed four fouls.
www.boston.com /sports/colleges/womens_basketball/articles/2004/03/29/eagles_are_brought_back_to_earth   (791 words)

 Mithradates VI Eupator --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Founded in the 6th century BC as a Greek colony and later renamed for Mithradates VI Eupator, sixth king of Pontus, the city has known many masters, passing to Russia with the annexation of the Crimea in 1783.
An independent Pontic kingdom with its capital at Amaseia (modern Amasya) was established at the end of the 4th century BC in the wake of Alexander's conquests.
Early in the 1st millennium BC, the ancestors of the Georgian nation emerge in the annals of Assyria and, later, of Urartu.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9053038?tocId=9053038&query=cimmerian   (859 words)

 Herod the Great: 37-4 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 63 BC, Romans incorporated Judah (what is now Palestine) into their empire as the province of Judea and placed the Jewish lands under kings.
In 42 BC Antony defeated Cassius and appointed Herod and his bother Phasael as tetrarchs of Judea.
According to Josephus, a notable Jewish historian, the most notable achievement of Herod was the building of the temple in Jerusalem, which was begun in 20/19 BC and finished in 63 AD, long after his death in 4 BC.
campus.northpark.edu /history/WebChron/MiddleEast/HerodGreat.CP.html   (527 words)

 Streets - O   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
(BC) 3 miles west of Highway 63 - N on north side of Highway 124 - W. COLUMBIA - 4 streets north of Green Meadows Road - on west side of Lynnwood Drive.
(BC) 0.5 mile west of Highway 124 - N on south side of Swiney Lane - E. (BC) 3 miles east of Columbia/Boone County Line on north and south sides of Highway WW - E. - 2 streets north of Richland Road - on east side of Lexibelle Drive.
(BC) 1 mile south of Highway CC - E on west side of Barnes Road - N. COLUMBIA - 1 street east of Highway 63 - N - on north side of Clark Lane.
www.gocolumbiamo.com /PSJC/Services/Streets/O.html   (1212 words)

 orion-list Re: turn of discussion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
That is, 5 of the 21 tests listed there, at a claimed 95% reliability, are commpletely later than 63 BC, with time/space between 63 BC and the beginning of the ranges.
This does not support 63 BC as the latest date of the manuscripts.
In fact, one may ask whether 63 BC is suitable even as a midpoint of the AMS readings.
orion.mscc.huji.ac.il /orion/archives/1999b/msg00217.html   (354 words)

 The Dying God   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In addition, the sixth century BC is also known in Jewish history as the Exile, when their entire population was located in the city, having been removed to there by Nebuchadnezzar, at the beginning of the century, after he had destroyed Jerusalem.
Judging by the fourth century BC accounts of Eudemus of Rhodes, a pupil of Aristotle, and Greek historian Theopompus, these Magussaeans were adherents of the Zurvanite heresy.
Theopompus,, in the fourth century BC, spoke of the relation of Ahura Mazda and Ahriman in the Zurvanite context.
www.thedyinggod.com /magi.htm   (4488 words)

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THE MACCABEAN REVOLT (167-140 BC) A. Hasidim (“Pious Ones”) resisted forced Hellenization B. Revolt by Mattathias, A Priest in Modein (1 Macc 2); Supported by Hasidim C. Judas Maccabeus (the “Hammer”) 166-161 BC 1.
Uprising of Pharisees Began 94 BC, for 6 Years; violently suppressed, 800 crucified D. Alexandra (76-67 BC): wife of Alexander, promoted Pharisees E. Civil War: Hyrcanus II (Supported by Idumean Antipater) vs. Aristobulus II; all appealed to Rome, 63 BC VI.
63 BC: Jerusalem taken; Pompey entered Temple; Aristobulus II a prisoner to Rome B. Direct Roman rule (63-40 BC): Palestine as part of province of Syria 1.
www.wmcarey.edu /browning/Classes/DSS/DSSA-HistoricalBackground.doc   (1459 words)

 Unit 4 - New Testament Backgrounds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In December 164 BC, Judas retook the Jerusalem temple.
From 63 BC on, the Jewish people were under the domination of the Roman Empire.
This episode would encourage the Jews in the 160s BC that rulers such as Belshazzar and Antiochus Epiphanes who had desecrated the sacred things of Yahweh would be judged and condemned.
www.calbaptist.edu /jcate/cst100/Unit4.htm   (7170 words)

 Herod's Temple: 19/20 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
19/20 BC In 63 BC, Romans incorporated Judah (what is now Palestine) into their empire as Judea and placed the Jewish lands under kings.
But his most notable achievement was the building a temple in Jerusalem, which was begun in 20/19 BC and finished in 63 AD, long after his death in 4 BC.
The construction of the temple ended in 63 AD, long after Herod grew ill and died at Jericho in the spring of 4 BC.
campus.northpark.edu /history/WebChron/MiddleEast/HerodTemple.CP.html   (666 words)

 boys clothes : 1st century BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Julius Caesar is elected Pontifex Maximus (63 BC).
Pompey is elected as sole consul by the Senate (52 BC).
In spite of the disastrous civil strife which occured in the first century BC, it is theGolden age of Roman literature.
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 FBF - At a Glance

The temple was rebuilt (516 bc; Ezra 1-6), God’s people were providentially protected from a universal genocidal plot (473 bc; Esther), the people were retaught God’s Word, the feasts were reinstituted, and the city walls repaired (458-432 bc; Ezra 7-8, Nehemiah 1-9).
When civil war again broke out (32 bc) and Octavius defeated Antony, Herod executed the already mutilated Hyrcanus II (the last remaining Hasmonean), swore his loyalty to Octavius, and thus solidified his power.
Renowned for her beauty, charm, and cunning, Cleopatra was of the Ptolemaic line that ruled Egypt since the time of Alexander the Great (she came to the throne of Egypt in 51 bc).
www.f-b-f.org /WebMan/Article.asp?ID=4129&Count=true   (1553 words)

 The Roman Era
In 37 BC Herod, with an army of Roman soldiers, recaptured Jerusalem and executed Antigonus.
However, when Antony was defeated on September 2, 31 BC in the Battle of Actium, he quickly switched his loyalty to Octavian and convinced him that he would be just as true a friend to him as he had been to Antony.
Herod died in 4 BC, shortly after the birth of Christ, at the age of 70.
www.zianet.com /maxey/Inter5.htm   (2160 words)

 The Romans (63 BC - AD 637)
Jerusalem invited Antipater to dinner, during which poison was slipped into his wine.
Galilee and Peraea, ruling from 4 BC to AD 39.
Philip was given the districts east of Galilee, ruling from 4 BC to 34 AD.
www.jerusalemites.org /history_of_palestine/8.htm   (662 words)

 Roman Republic: 753-31 BC
753-31 BC The Founding of the City: 753-262 BC 1184 BC: Aeneas arrives in Italy [Legendary]
The Beginnings of the Roman Expansion: 510-31 BC 451 BC: The Twelve Tables
390 BC: Rome is sacked by the Gauls
www.thenagain.info /WebChron/Mediterranean/RomeRep.html   (74 words)

 Channel 2 News: Cataline Interview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It was shortly after 5 am, November 8th, 63 BC, merely days after Cicero's now infamous orations before the Senate denouncing Cataline for his treasonous act of conspiring to overthrow the government.
Angered by this, in 65 BC he plotted the murder of the government leaders, but never followed through.
Then, in 63 BC, when he lost the consul seat to Cicero, he renewed his plotting.
www.byzantinecommunications.com /adamhoward/byzantine/cataline.html   (619 words)

 R-MC Academics: Classics
~ born on January 3, 106 BC ~ was a quaestor, aedile, praetor, and consul
He was a staunch supporter of the old Roman Republic and an opponent on the transition to empire.
Cicero was born on January 3, 106 BC.
www.rmc.edu /directory/academics/classics/cleoclass/cicero.asp   (305 words)

 Ataman Hotel - Ancient World's Geographer: Strabo
A member of a noble family on his mother's side, Strabo was born in 64 or 63 BC in the city of Amaseia (now called Amasya) capital of Pontus, a region in northeastern Anatolia that was an independent kingdom from the 4th century BC until overcome by Pompey in 66 BC.
It is possible that owing to the strife with Rome, Strabo's family may have sent him to Nyssa in the hope that it would be a safer place for their young son than Amaseia.
Strabo was also influenced by Pythodoris, queen of Pontus, who was so great a friend of Rome that she bequeathed her throne to Augustus and this also must have played a role in his partiality towards the empire.
www.atamanhotel.com /strabo.html   (1327 words)

 58 BC
58 BC Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Decades: 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC - 50s BC - 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC 10s BC 0s BC
Years: 63 BC 62 BC 61 BC 60 BC 59 BC 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC 53 BC
www.fastload.org /58/58_BC.html   (111 words)

 Re: orion-list Re: turn of discussion
All other date ranges overlap the 63 BC line.
You make no mention of any analysis of these variances so that we may speak of the date of deposit with some confidence.
You write, "All other date ranges overlap the 63 BC line." You SHOULD have said next, "This suggests a 63 BC date.
orion.mscc.huji.ac.il /orion/archives/1999b/msg00223.html   (715 words)

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