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Events in History in 37 AD

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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