On This Day

What Happened in March 37 AD

Historical Events

Historic Event

Mar 18 Roman Senate annuls Tiberius' will and proclaims Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (aka Caligula = Little Boots) emperor

  • Mar 28 Roman Emperor Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, better known as Caligula (which means "little soldier's boots"), accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate

Famous Deaths


Mar 10 Tiberius Claudius Nero, Roman emperor (14 AD-37 AD), dies at 78