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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 3rd century BC2nd century BC1st century BC
Decades: 130s BC  120s BC  110s BC  – 100s BC –  90s BC  80s BC  70s BC
Years: 104 BC 103 BC 102 BC101 BC – 100 BC 99 BC 98 BC
101 BC by topic
Politics
State leaders – Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
101 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 101 BC
C BC
Ab urbe condita 653
Ancient Egypt era XXXIII dynasty, 223
- Pharaoh Ptolemy X Alexander, 7
Ancient Greek era 169th Olympiad, year 4
Assyrian calendar 4650
Balinese saka calendar N/A
Bengali calendar −693
Berber calendar 850
Buddhist calendar 444
Burmese calendar −738
Byzantine calendar 5408–5409
Chinese calendar 己卯年 (Earth Rabbit)
2596 or 2536
    — to —
庚辰年 (Metal Dragon)
2597 or 2537
Coptic calendar −384 – −383
Discordian calendar 1066
Ethiopian calendar −108 – −107
Hebrew calendar 3660–3661
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat −44 – −43
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3000–3001
Holocene calendar 9900
Iranian calendar 722 BP – 721 BP
Islamic calendar 744 BH – 743 BH
Javanese calendar N/A
Julian calendar N/A
Korean calendar 2233
Minguo calendar 2012 before ROC
民前2012年
Nanakshahi calendar −1568
Seleucid era 211/212 AG
Thai solar calendar 442–443
Tibetan calendar 阴土兔年
(female Earth-Rabbit)
26 or −355 or −1127
    — to —
阳金龙年
(male Iron-Dragon)
27 or −354 or −1126

Year 101 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar.

Events

By place

Roman Republic

  • The Roman consuls Gaius Marius and Manius Aquillius defeat the Cimbri in the Battle of Campi Raudii (or Battle of Vercellae).

Libya

  • Ptolemy Apion inherits the kingdom of Cyrenaica.

Deaths

  • Cleopatra III of Egypt assassinated by her son Ptolemy X Alexander I (b. 161 BC)
  • Boiorix, king of the Cimbri tribe, killed at the Battle of Vercellae.
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