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Day History: April-14

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Events History


43 BC- Battle of Forum Gallorum -Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar|Caesar's assassin Decimus Junius Brutus Albinus|Decimus Brutus in Mutina, defeats the forces of the consul Gaius Vibius Pansa Caetronianus|Pansa, but is then immediately defeated by the army of the other consul, Hirtius.

69- Vitellius -commander of the Rhine armies, defeats Roman Emperor|Emperor Otho in the Battle of Bedriacum and seizes the throne.

70- Siege of Jerusalem (70)|Siege of Jerusalem -Titus, son of emperor Vespasian, surrounds the Jewish capital, with four Roman legions.