# 73 BC

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

Decades: 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC - **70s BC** - 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC 30s BC 20s BC

Years: 78 BC 77 BC 76 BC 75 BC 74 BC - **73 BC** - 72 BC 71 BC 70 BC 69 BC 68 BC

**Events**

- Slave uprising under leadership of Spartacus begins in Italy.
- Traditional date that Lud became King of Britain, according to Geoffrey of Monmouth.

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