71Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century
- The Romans establish a fortress at York (Eboracum), as a base for their northern forces. Initially established solely for the 9th legion, expansion later included public housing, baths and temples.
- Potillius Cerealis, governor of Britain, puts down a revolt by the Brigantes.
- Vespasian and Nerva are Roman Consuls.
- Mithraism begins to spread throughout the Roman Empire.