On This Day

45BC

What Happened in 45 BC

Historical Events

  • Mar 17 In his last victory, Julius Caesar defeats the Pompeian forces of Titus Labienus and Pompey the Younger in the Battle of Munda
  • Jan 1 The Julian calendar takes effect for the first time

Famous People Who Died in 45 BC

  • Apr 12 Gnaeus Pompeius, the Younger, Roman general
  • Mar 17 Titus Labienus, Roman leader (Lieutenant of Julius Caesar who later opposed him), killed in the Battle of Munda