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                                                                       Millennium:                    1st millennium BC
Year 53 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the
                                                                        Centuries:     2nd century BC – 1st century BC – 1st century
time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Messalla
                                                                         Decades : 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC – 50s BC – 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
and Calvinus (or, less frequently, year 701 Ab urbe condita).
The denomination 53 BC for this year has been used since the               Years:      56 BC 55 BC 54 BC – 53 BC – 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC

early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era
became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.                                                      53 BC by topic
                                                                                                                     Politics

Events                                                                                           State leaders – Sovereign states
                                                                                                         Birth and death categories

By place                                                                                                    Births – Deaths
                                                                                             Establishments and disestablishments categories
Roman Republic                                                                                 Establishments – Disestablishments
   Consuls: Marcus Valerius Messalla and Gnaeus Domitius Calvinus.                                               V   · T·   E   ·
   Parthian war:
                                                                                                53 BC in other calendars
       Crassus sacks the Temple of Hierapolis and the Temple in Jerusalem on
                                                                                          Gregorian calendar                    53 BC
       his way to engage the Parthians.
                                                                                          Ab urbe condita                       701
       Battle of Carrhae: Romans defeated, and Crassus killed, by Parthians led
       by Surena.                                                                         Armenian calendar                     N/A

   Gallic War:                                                                            Assyrian calendar                     4698
                                                                                          Bahá'í calendar                       -1896–-1895
       Julius Caesar defeats a revolt led by Ambiorix near Sabis (Northern Gaul).
                                                                                          Bengali calendar                      -645
       At Cenabum (modern Orléans) Roman merchants are massacred by the
                                                                                          Berber calendar                       898
       Carnutes.
                                                                                          English Regnal year                   N/A
       Vercingetorix, an Arverni chieftain, leads a revolt against Caesar in Central
       Gaul.                                                                              Buddhist calendar                     492

       Winter – Caesar enrols non-citizen soldiers in Gallia Transalpina, genesis         Burmese calendar                      -690

       of Legio V Alaudae. He increases his army to ten legions.[1]                       Byzantine calendar                    5456–5457
                                                                                          Chinese calendar                      丁卯年
Armenia                                                                                                                         (2584/2644)
   Artavasdes II becomes king of Armenia.                                                                                              — to —
                                                                                                                                戊辰年

Births                                                                                                                          (2585/2645)
                                                                                          Coptic calendar                       -336–-335
   Yang Xiong, Chinese philosopher (d. AD 18)                                             Ethiopian calendar                    -60–-59
                                                                                          Hebrew calendar                       3708–3709
Deaths
                                                                                          Hindu calendars
   Marcus Licinius Crassus (b. c. 115 BC)                                                  - Vikram Samvat                      4–5
   Abgar II, prince of Osroene                                                             - Shaka Samvat                       N/A
                                                                                           - Kali Yuga                          3049–3050
References
                                                                                          Holocene calendar                     9948
   1. ^ Julius Caesar, Command (p. 20). Nic Fields, 2010. ISBN 978-1-84603-928-7          Iranian calendar                      674 BP – 673 BP
                                                                                          Islamic calendar                      695 BH – 694 BH
                                                                                          Japanese calendar
via 53 BC
                                                                                          Julian calendar
                                                                                          Korean calendar                       2281
                                                                                          Minguo calendar                       1964 before ROC
                            民前1964 年

Thai solar calendar         491
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