Timeline Description: Julius Caesar has been called a political mastermind. He helped build the ancient Roman Empire and expand their land. This is a timeline of his life.
|100 BC||Julius Caesar is born(Around 100 BC)
Julius Caesar was born into a political family. His uncle was a famous general name Marius.
|84 BC||Julius Caesar gets married
Julius married the daughter of L. Cornelius Cinna. His bride's name was Cornelia.
|75 BC||Caesar is captured by pirates
Julius Caesar's life was in danger when he was captured by pirates at the age of 25.
|73 BC||Julius Caesar is elected Pontifex
Julius Caesar was well liked, and he quickly rose in leadership.
|69 BC||Cornelia dies
Julius Caesar's wife, Cornelia, died. He quickly remarried.
|63 BC||Caesar is elected Pontifex Maximus
Caesar continued to rise in the political world.
|60 BC||Julius elected to the Consul
At the age of 40, Julius Caesar was elected to the Consul. He worked closely with Pompey the Great and Crassus, two of Rome's leading figures.
|58 BC||Caesar invades other lands
Caesar took over Germany and Helvetti when they threatened Gaul, or France.
|55 BC||Caesar's reign continues
Caesar invaded Britain after crossing the Rhine. This helped his protect his ally, France, as well as expand his leadership.
|53 BC||Crassus' death
When Crassus died, Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great began feuding.
|49 BC||A Roman Civil War begins
Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great went to war against each other.
|48 BC||Julius Caesar is victorious
After a year-long battle, Julius Caesar emerged the victor from the Civil War against Pompey. Pompey died in the end.
|47 BC||Julius Caesar continues the fight
Julius' next battle was with Cleopatra in Egypt, and other battles quickly followed in 46 BC and 45 BC
|45 BC||Julius Caesar named dictator
Julius Caesar named himself Rome's dictator for life.
|44 BC||Julius Caesar's death
Julius Caesar was assassinated by political rivals on the steps of the senate in Rome. Julius Caesar was known for his brilliant political and war tactics. He is remembered for being brave and bold.