# 146 BC

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

Decades: 190s BC 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC - **140s BC** - 130s BC 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC

Years: 151 BC 150 BC 149 BC 148 BC 147 BC - **146 BC** - 145 BC 144 BC 143 BC 142 BC 141 BC

**Events**

- Carthage falls to Roman forces under Scipio Aemilianus. End of the Third Punic War
- Battle of Corinth - The Romans under Lucius Mummius defeat the Achaean League at Corinth. Corinth is destroyed. Greece becomes a Roman province.
- Hipparchus determines the equinoctial point

**Births**

**Deaths**

- Critolaus, general of the Achaean League (killed in battle)