Italy Timeline

89 BCE

Roman citizenship given to all Italians

73 BCE

Revolt of Spartacus

46 BCE

Year of Confusion

46 BCE

Julius Caesar appointed dictator

27 BCE

Augustus is the First Roman Emperor


Birth of Lorenzo Ghiberti


Avalanche in Italian Alps kills 10,000


Pablo Picasso meets his first wife, ballerina Olga Kokhlova, while working on set decoration and wardrobe for the Russian ballet Parade in Italy.