47Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century
- Romans build a fortification that will later grow out to be the city of Utrecht.
- Ananias become high priest in Judaea.
- Pliny the Elder sees military service in Germany.
- Roman emperor Claudius is also Roman Consul for a third time.
- British chieftan Caratacus takes refuge with the Ordovices.
- The Romans conquer the Chauci and fight against the Frisians.
Deathsnumber 47, see forty-seven.