141 BCCenturies: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
- The Seleucid garrison negotiates the surrender of Jerusalem. Simon Maccabaeus assumes control of that city.
- Demetrius II of Syria made prisoner of Mithradates, king of the Parthians. Antiochus VII Sidetes becomes king of the Seleucid Empire in his absence.