|Millennium:||1st millennium BC|
|Centuries:||2nd century BC – 1st century BC – 1st century|
|Decades:||100s BC 90s BC 80s BC – 70s BC – 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC|
|Years:||80 BC 79 BC 78 BC – 77 BC – 76 BC 75 BC 74 BC|
|77 BC by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
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|Births – Deaths|
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|Establishments – Disestablishments|
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Year 77 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar.
Events[change | change source]
Roman Republic[change | change source]
- Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, consul and leader of the democratic party, is defeated by Quintus Lutatius Catulus outside Rome.
- Pompeius marches to Spain to join with Quintus Metellus Pius. They try to stop the revolt of Quintus Sertorius, but do not succeed.
- The city of Tigranakert is built.
Births[change | change source]
- Liu Xiang, Chinese scholar, editor of the Shan Hai Jing, compilator of the Lienü zhuan, and father of Liu Xin (died 6 BC)