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37 AD in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

3rd Roman Emperor Caligula
3rd Roman Emperor
Roman Emperor Tiberius
Roman 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

Birthdays in History

Person of interestNero

Dec 15 Nero, 5th Emperor of Rome (54-68), born in Antium, Italy (d. 68)

Roman Emperor Nero
Roman Emperor

Deaths in History

Person of interestTiberius

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

Roman Emperor Tiberius
Roman Emperor