52BC

What Happened in 52 BC

Historical Events

  • Oct 3 Vercingetorix, leader of the Gauls, surrenders to the Romans under Julius Caesar, ending the siege and battle of Alesia

Famous People Who Died in 52 BC

  • Jan 18 Publius Clodius Pulcher, Roman politician known for his involvement in various scandals, murdered by a rival's bodyguards (b. 93 BC)