On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 101 BC

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Vercellae: Roman army under Gaius Marius defeats the Cimbri in Cisalpine Gaul, ending the Celto-Germanic threat on Italy's border with over 100,000 Cimbri killed

Roman General and Consul Gaius Marius
Roman General and Consul
Gaius Marius