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									57 BC
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                                                                      Millennium:                    1st millennium BC
Year 57 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 Lentulus
                                                                        Decades : 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC – 50s BC – 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC
and Metellus (or, less frequently, year 697 Ab urbe condita).
The denomination 57 BC for this year has been used since the                 Years:   60 BC 59 BC 58 BC – 57 BC – 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC

early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era
became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.                                                     57 BC by topic

Events                                                                                          State leaders – Sovereign states
                                                                                                        Birth and death categories

By place                                                                                                   Births – Deaths
                                                                                            Establishments and disestablishments categories
Roman Republic                                                                                Establishments – Disestablishments
   Consuls: Publius Cornelius Lentulus Spinther and Quintus Caecilius Metellus                                  V   · T·   E   ·
   Nepos Iunior.
   Julius Caesar sent Servius Sulpicius Galba with Legio XII Fulminata into the                57 BC in other calendars
   country of the Nantuates, Seduni and the Veragri. He occupies the oppidum             Gregorian calendar                    57 BC

   Octodurus (modern Martigny) in Switzerland.                                           Ab urbe condita                       697

   Gallic Wars:                                                                          Armenian calendar                     N/A

       May – Battle of the Axona: Caesar defeats the forces of the Belgae under          Assyrian calendar                     4694

       King Galba of the Suessiones.                                                     Bahá'í calendar                       -1900–-1899

       July – Caesar defeats the Nervii in the Battle of the Sabis.                      Bengali calendar                      -649

       September – The siege and capture of Aduatuca (Tongeren) by Caesar.               Berber calendar                       894
                                                                                         English Regnal year                   N/A
                                                                                         Buddhist calendar                     488
   Mithridates III becomes king of Parthia.                                              Burmese calendar                      -694

Asia                                                                                     Byzantine calendar                    5452–5453
                                                                                         Chinese calendar                      癸亥年
   Vikramaditya established Vikram era in 57 BC.
   Bak Hyeokgeose becomes the first ruler of the kingdom of Silla (traditional                                                        — to —
   date).                                                                                                                      甲子年

   The city of Gwangju (the sixth largest city in South Korea) is founded.                                                     (2581/2641)
                                                                                         Coptic calendar                       -340–-339
                                                                                         Ethiopian calendar                    -64–-63
Births                                                                                   Hebrew calendar                       3704–3705
                                                                                         Hindu calendars

Deaths                                                                                    - Vikram Samvat                      0–1
                                                                                          - Shaka Samvat                       N/A
   Phraates III, king of Parthia                                                          - Kali Yuga                          3045–3046
   Cleopatra VI of Egypt                                                                 Holocene calendar                     9944
                                                                                         Iranian calendar                      678 BP – 677 BP
                                                                                         Islamic calendar                      699 BH – 698 BH
                                                                                         Japanese calendar
                                                                                         Julian calendar
via 57 BC
                                                                                         Korean calendar                       2277
                                                                                         Minguo calendar                       1968 before ROC
                            民前1968 年

Thai solar calendar         487
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