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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 1st century BC1st century2nd century
Decades: 30s  40s  50s  – 60s –  70s  80s  90s
Years: 57 58 59 – 60 – 61 62 63
60 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 60
LX
Ab urbe condita 813
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4810
Bahá'í calendar -1784–-1783
Bengali calendar -533
Berber calendar 1010
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 604
Burmese calendar -578
Byzantine calendar 5568–5569
Chinese calendar 己未年十一月初九日
(2696/2756-11-9)
— to —
庚申年十一月二十日
(2697/2757-11-20)
Coptic calendar -224–-223
Ethiopian calendar 52–53
Hebrew calendar 3820–3821
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 116–117
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3161–3162
Holocene calendar 10060
Iranian calendar 562 BP – 561 BP
Islamic calendar 579 BH – 578 BH
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 2393
Minguo calendar 1852 before ROC
民前1852年
Thai solar calendar 603

60 is a year in the 1st century.

Events

Roman Empire

  • Romans build the first London Bridge.
  • Prasutagus, king of the Iceni, made a will. He left his kingdom to his two daughters and emperor Nero.
  • The Roman army annexed East Anglia.
  • Gaius Suetonius Paulinus, governor of Britannia, leads a campaign on the island of Mona (Anglesey).
  • Boudica joins the British Celtic tribes in revolt, along with the Cornovii, Durotriges and Trinovantes.
  • The rebels defeat Legio IX Hispana and destroyed the capital Camulodunum (modern Colchester).
  • Boudica sacks Londinium (London) and Verulamium (St Albans). Thousands of civilians are killed.
  • Paulinus returns and reorganises his army. The Romans defeat Boudica's alliance, and slaughter the defeated enemy.
  • Nero has people explore the historical city Meroë (Sudan).
  • The Rhoxolani are defeated on the Danube by the Romans.
  • Vitellius is (possibly) proconsul of Africa.
  • Herod Agrippa II rules the northeast of Judea.

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Deaths

  • Domitius Afer, Roman oratorals:60er#60
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