# 85 BC

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

Decades: 130s BC 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC - **80s BC** - 70s BC 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC 30s BC

Years: 90 BC 89 BC 88 BC 87 BC 86 BC - **85 BC** - 84 BC 83 BC 82 BC 81 BC 80 BC

Table of contents |

2 Births 3 Deaths |

### Events

- First Mithridatic War - Lucius Cornelius Sulla again defeats Archelaus in the decisive Battle of Orchomenus.

### Births

- Marcus Junius Brutus, conspirer in the murder of Julius Caesar (approximate date)