# 59 BC

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

Decades: 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC - **50s BC** - 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC 10s BC 0s BC

Years: 64 BC 63 BC 62 BC 61 BC 60 BC **59 BC** 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC

**Events**

- The 'first triumvirate: Pompey, Julius Caesar and Crassus form an alliance
- Julius Caesar marries Calpurnia, in Rome.

**Births**

- Titus Livius, Roman historian.
- Prince Ptolemy of Egypt, later Pharaoh Ptolemy XIV of Egypt (or 60 BC).

**Deaths**