101 BC facts for kids

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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 other calendars
Gregorian calendar 101 BC
Ab urbe condita 653
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4650
Bahá'í calendar -1944–-1943
Bengali calendar -693
Berber calendar 850
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 444
Burmese calendar -738
Byzantine calendar 5408–5409
Chinese calendar 己卯
(2536/2596)
— to —
庚辰
(2537/2597)
Coptic calendar -384–-383
Ethiopian calendar -108–-107
Hebrew calendar 3660–3661
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat -44–-43
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3001–3002
Holocene calendar 9900
Iranian calendar 722 BP – 721 BP
Islamic calendar 744 BH – 743 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2233
Minguo calendar 2012 before ROC
民前2012年
Thai solar calendar 443


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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