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  Claudius (gens)
Marcus Claudius Marcellus, consul 222 BC, suffect 215 BC, 214 BC, 210 BC, 208 BC
Appius Claudius Pulcher[?], consul 77 BC (or 79 BC?)
Gaius Claudius Marcellus, consul 51 BC, 50 BC
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ge/Gens_Claudia.html   (217 words)

  
 Metellus - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
BC, nephew of Macedonicus, was a leader of the senatorial party.
As praetor (89 BC) he fought in the Social War; in the civil war that followed he was called to Rome by the senate to defend the city against Marius and Lucius Cornelius Cinna.
In his proconsulship in Spain (79 BC) he began an eight-year war with Sertorius, in which he was continually unsuccessful, in spite of aid provided by Pompey.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-metellus.html   (685 words)

  
 79 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
79 (seventy-nine) is the natural number following 78 and preceding 80.
79 is the smallest number that can't be represented as a sum of fewer than 19 fourth powers.
The duration of Saros series 79 was 1262.1 years, and it contained 71 solar eclipses.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/79_(number)   (231 words)

  
 H102_25 Fall of the Roman Republic, 133-27 BC
Ultimately, the two men came to blows in 88 BC in the midst of the Social War and the Asian rebellion induced by Mithradates.
Greek language was commonly spoken in the streets, and it is estimated that 60% of the urban population consisted of slaves or people of slave origins.
The Allies likewise became discontented and began by 121 BC to demand full Roman political status commensurate with their role in the maintenance of empire.
web.ics.purdue.edu /~rauhn/fall_of_republic.htm   (2006 words)

  
 boys clothes : 1st century BC
Julius Caesar is elected Pontifex Maximus (63 BC).
Pompey is elected as sole consul by the Senate (52 BC).
Octavian and Anthony defeat Casius and Brutus at the battle of Philippi (42 BC).
histclo.com /chron/bc000.html   (3451 words)

  
 Rome Unleashed - The Over-Mighty Generals
His place as leading general was taken by Sulla, who distinguished himself in the Social war of 91-89 BC against Rome's former Italian allies.
In 86 BC Sulla moved east to defeat King Mithridates of Pontus, who had taken advantage of the Social War to invade Roman territory in Asia Minor and Greece.
In 67 BC, he was given an extraordinary command against the pirates who were harrying Mediterranean shipping, and flushed them from the Silician strongholds.
www.classicsunveiled.com /romeh/html/general.html   (257 words)

  
 The Latin Site - Authors
In 70 BC, he was elected Quaestor, the lowest step of the cursus honorum, of Sicily and gained the Silicians' favor.
In 69 BC, he was elected Aedile and in 66 BC, Praetor, the second step of the cursus honorum.
However, in 57 BC he was sent into exile in Northern Greece by the tribune Clodius (a man who he testified against in the Bona Dea trial) for putting five of Cataline's conspirators to death without a trial.
www.geocities.com /thelatinsite/classic/authors.html   (350 words)

  
 Chronology of the Republic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
753 B.C. - (This is a traditional date accepted by ancient historians, but for which there is no certain evidence.) Rome was allegedly founded on 21 April by Romulus (in myth a descendant of the Trojan hero Aeneas), who later killed his twin brother, Remus, in a quarrel.
58—51 BC - Caesar's conquest of all of Gaul.
53 BC - The Parthians defeat a Roman army at the battle of Carrhae in which Crassus was killed.
www.personal.kent.edu /~bkharvey/roman/sources/repchron.htm   (1004 words)

  
 79 BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Decades: 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC - 70s BC - 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
Years: 84 BC 83 BC 82 BC 81 BC 80 BC - 79 BC - 78 BC 77 BC 76 BC 75 BC 74 BC
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/79/79_BC.html   (61 words)

  
 Upto11.net - Wikipedia Article for 79 (number)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
79 is the natural number following 78 and preceding 80.
79 is a strictly non-palindromic number, it is not palindromic in any base from base 2 to base 77.
The number of original Star Trek episodes, not counting the first pilot, "The Cage", which was enclosed into "The Menagerie".
www.upto11.net /generic_wiki.php?q=79   (176 words)

  
 BC Marijuana Party
The BC Marijuana Party made it into the Elections BC archives as the first modern party to run a complete slate of candidates in their first election.
The party was also excluded from a "student votes" exercise, where students in schools all across BC were given the opportunity to vote for the party of their choice.
The BC Marijuana Party still received 10% of the student vote, from students who were brave enough to actually write the party name on the ballot.
www.cannabisculture.com /articles/2003.html   (431 words)

  
 Roman Project Map 6: 86 BC
Mithridates VI the king of Pontus, a land east of Pergamum, took advantage of Rome's weakened situation and invaded it's Asian provinces in 89 BC.
In 86 BC Athens, the key to Greece, was recaptured by the Romans.
He held his position as the single true leader of Rome until 79 BC, whereupon the power was given back to the senate with Sulla's constitutional changes in effect.
www.travelin-tigers.com /zhs/hsrom06.htm   (210 words)

  
 Marijuana Party makes BC history
The BC Liberal Party became the official opposition, but quickly morphed from being a truly liberal party to replicate and replace the defeated right-wing Socreds.
Most importantly, the BC Marijuana Party were also excluded from the party leaders' debate on BCTV, a debate which included the Liberals, the NDP, the Greens and the Unity Party.
The BC Marijuana Party is not the only pro-pot political party which has run candidates in recent elections.
www.cannabisculture.com /articles/2069.html   (4242 words)

  
 Roman History
753 BC is commonly believed to be the founding of Rome by Romulus.
After their defeat in the First Punic War, Carthage had expanded into Spain under the control of the brilliant general Hannibal (no, he was not a cannibal).
133 BC: Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus elected as a tribune and later, killed in a riot.
www.ventrue.net /GSA/histrome.htm   (2286 words)

  
 Poll: The Citizens Assembly-A $10,000,000 distraction
1,422 respondents in 79 ridings in British Columbia were contacted between April 26-May 7, 2003 regarding matters pertaining to political party support, on pressing issues for government, Citizens Assembly, views on Proportional Representation re political and electoral reform.
The BC Liberals may see 30 per cent before they see 40 again, however it is early yet, and the BC Liberals still dominate 30 constituencies in BC and will contest another 25.
BC Liberal leadership is unimpressive, but despite awkward performance, polling numbers reveal the situation is still salvageable, particularly if forestry deal arrives soon.
www.robbinssceresearch.com /polls/poll_84.html   (635 words)

  
 Zeno_of_Sidon biography
These teachings were designed to indicate a means of living ones life, and they aimed both to guarantee happiness and to provide a means to find it.
In 306 BC he founded his School in Athens in the garden of his house.
Philodemus studied under Zeno in Athens and then moved to Rome in 75 BC to work for the Roman aristocrat Lucius Calpurnius Piso.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /history/Biographies/Zeno_of_Sidon.html   (1073 words)

  
 Bluffton University Athletics - bc 86, mu 79
Bluffton shot 65.5% from the floor in the first half and set a tournament record with 53 points in a half as BC took a 22-point lead at halftime, 53-31.
The second half was a whole different ballgame, however, as Madonna shot 65.5% from the floor and came all the way back to tie the score twice late in the game.
With BC scoring their points at the free throw line, the Beavers attempted just 53 shots, nearly their season low, and attempted a season-low seven 3-pointers, making two.
www.bluffton.edu /sports/mensbasketball/2003/12-30mu.html   (313 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Built in the 2nd century BC overlooking the sea, it shows the comfortable elegance of houses of the wealthy in the later Republic.
50 B.C.) and at Terracina (Sanctuary of Jupiter Anxur, 2ndB.C.).
After the expulsion of the Etruscan kings in 509 B.C., killing a man suspected of trying to become a king was officially sanctioned by the Republic (hence the assassination of Julius Caesar in 44 B.C.).
www.csubak.edu /art/art382/romanho1.doc   (3873 words)

  
 history - Dr. Rollinson's Courses and Resources
82 BC Sulla defeats Marius the Younger, and is made "Dictator for life" (resigns in 79 BC, and dies in 78 BC)
76-66 BC Alexandra Salome, widow of Alexander Jannai, succeeds him as ruler and appoints her son Hyrcanus II as high priest.
48 BC birth of a son, Caesarion, to Julius Caesar of Rome and Cleopatra VII of Egypt.
www.drshirley.org /hist/hist08.html   (2028 words)

  
 D&D Rome 27 B.C. Main
The wealth in Rome was spread more evenly among the plebeians and patricians during this time.
133 BC: Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus elected as a tribune and later, killed.
27 BC Ocatvian assumes the title Augustus in January and claims to have restored the Republic, but was effectively sole ruler.
us.share.geocities.com /rome27bc/history.html   (396 words)

  
 SV-BC Issue 79   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
SV-BC Issue 79: Incompleteness of the glossary in Annex H
A general issue is the incompleteness of the glossary in Annex H, as noted by Thomas Kruse (as well as others in the past).
Either Annex H should be removed (in favor of simply relying on the index), or it should be completed.
www.eda.org /sv-bc/display_3.1a_issue.cgi?issue_num=79   (53 words)

  
 79 BC - Everything on 79 BC (information, latest news, articles,...)
Centuries - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Decades - 120s BC - 110s BC - 100s BC - 90s BC - 80s BC - 70s BC - 60s BC - 50s BC - 40s BC - 30s BC - 20s BC
Year - 84 BC - 83 BC - 82 BC - 81 BC - 80 BC - 78 BC - 77 BC - 76 BC - 75 BC - 74 BC
www.spiritus-temporis.com /79-bc   (220 words)

  
 List of state leaders in 79 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lucius Cornelius Sulla, Dictator in Rome (81 BC-79 BC)
Appius Claudius Pulcher, Consul of Rome (79 BC)
Publius Servilius Vatia, Consul of Rome (79 BC)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_state_leaders_in_79_BC   (173 words)

  
 Caution Required In Interpreting Single Transferable Vote (STV) Results in BC Electoral Referendum
Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 19, 2005 -- Despite the apparent support for STV that was shown in yesterday’s election, people should be very cautious in how they interpret the results, according to Dr. Adam Di Paula, Senior Vice President of NRG Nordic Research Group.
In addition, in almost all BC constituencies, a majority of those who voted on the question support STV.
For approval, the threshold requires that 60% of all those who vote approve the measure and that a majority of voters in 48 of the 79 BC constituencies also approve it.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2005/5/emw242303.htm   (508 words)

  
 Eurobasket - Ukrainian Basketball
BC Kyiv - Azovmash Mariupol 75:88 (23:26, 16:22, 16:26, 20:14)
BT Azovmash Mariupol won the Ukrainian Cup, having defeated BC Kyiv 81:73.
They had a great start to the game and destroyed visitors in the first half 49:26.
www.eurobasket.com /ukr/d1.asp   (712 words)

  
 Zeno_of_Sidon (print-only)
millennium BC, was ruled by many different peoples: Assyria, Babylonia, Persia, Alexander the Great, the Seleucids of Syria, the Ptolemys of Egypt, and the Romans.
Zeno of Sidon was a student of Apollodorus and he studied, and later taught, in the Garden in Athens.
Zeno was a man of great learning who wrote on a very wide range of topics.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Printonly/Zeno_of_Sidon.html   (1044 words)

  
 USF's Jessica Potter Claims 2006 Canadian Women's Amateur Crown - NCAA Sports.com
(CSTV)  -- Riverview, New Brunswick - University of San Francisco junior Jessica Potter (Coquitlam, B.C., Canada) emerged victorious after a one hole playoff at the Royale Cup National Canadian Amateur Championship held at Moncton Golf and Country Club today.
Sudden death playoff was short lived with the Coquitlam, B.C. native finishing off a short putt to seal the victory.
Playoffs are nothing new to Potter as she went 1-1 in extra holes this spring for USF, the win coming at The University of Oregon Duck Invitational.
www.ncaasports.com /golf/womens/story/9586902   (557 words)

  
 Shekel Of Tyre Coin, Ancient Coin Jewelry
The shekel is the most likely coinage with which Judas was paid his "thirty pieces of silver" for the betrayal of Christ.
Shekels of Tyre were issued on a consistent basis from 126 BC to the time of the first Jewish war in 69-70 AD and were well known for their good silver content and accurate weight.
Certificates of Authenticity accompany all Ancient Greek coins.
www.newworldtreasures.com /shekel.htm   (212 words)

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