* Car [[Tiberije]] i [[Germanicus|Germanik]] služe kao [[Popis konzula ranog Rimskog Carstva|rimski konzuli]].
* zima — Germanik dolazi u [[Syria (rimska provincija)|Sirjju]] kao vrhovni komandant vojske na [[Rimsko Carstvo|rimskom Istoku]].
[[Legio III Augusta|Legio III ''Augusta'']]
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*A ''[[vexillatio]]'' (sub-unit) of [[Legio III Augusta|Legio III ''Augusta'']] is destroyed by an ambush in [[Africa Province|Africa]].
*The German chieftain [[Arminius]] destroys the kingdom of the [[Marcomanni]].
*[[Gnaeus Calpurnius Piso]], governor of Syria, ignored the order of Germanicus to send Syrian-based [[Roman legion|legions]], including [[Legio VI Ferrata]] and [[Legio X Fretensis]], to [[Kingdom of Armenia|Armenia]] to back him in his planned [[coronation]] of [[Artaxias III]].
*Germanicus conclude a [[peace treaty]] with [[Artabanus II of Parthia]], in which he is recognized as king and friend of [[Ancient Rome|Rome]].
*After flooding of the [[Yellow River]] farmers are forced to rebel. Emperor [[Wang Mang]] reacted by sending a Chinese army (± 100,000 men) against the agrarian rebels. The rebel leaders, concerned that during battle it would become impossible to tell friend from foe, ordered that their men color their eyebrows red—and this is where the name [[Chimei]] (the '''"Red Eyebrows"''') came from.
*U [[Indija|Indiji]] [[Indo-Partsko Kraljevstvo|Indo-Parti]] preuzimaju nadzor nad [[Taxila|Taksilom]].