# 125 BC

Centuries: 3rd century BC -**2nd century BC**- 1st century BC

Decades: 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC 130s BC - **120s BC** - 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC 70s BC

Years: 130 BC 129 BC 128 BC 127 BC 126 BC - **125 BC** - 124 BC 123 BC 122 BC 121 BC 120 BC

**Events**

- Cleopatra Thea succeeds to the rule of the Seleucid Empire on the death of Seleucus V. She appoints Antiochus VIII Grypus as co-ruler.
- In Rome, Marcus Fulvius Flaccus proposes the extension of Roman citizenship to the northern Italians, but the Senate reacts by sending him off to deal with disturbances around Massilia.

**Births**

**Deaths**

- Seleucus V Philometor (killed by Cleopatra Thea)