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- 59 BC: Gaius Julius Caesar is a Roman Consul. As such, Caesar leads the Acta diurna one. This is a daily news bulletin, so the first newspaper.
- 58 BC: Caesar's Gallic War from the beginning, the fight against the Helvetii and Ariovistus.
- 57 BC: conquest of the Belgae by Caesar.
- 56 BC: The Victory over the Venter, conquest of Brittany.
- 55 BC: Caesar's first Rhine crossing into Germany. Caesar leaves for the crossing of the Rhine between Koblenz and Andernach build the first wooden bridge. First Campaign Caesar to Britain.
- 54 BC: Caesar's second expedition to Britain.
- 53 BC: Battle of Carrhae: Crassus falls in battle against the Parthians.
- 52 BC: Caesar's victory over the rebellious Gauls under Vercingetorix in the Battle of Alesia.