AD 14 (XIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display
the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known
as the Year of the
Appuleius (or, less
frequently, year 767 Ab urbe condita). The denomination
AD 14 for this
year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno
Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming
Augustus' third (and final) 20-year census of the Roman Empire
reported a total of 4,973,000 citizens.
August 19 – Augustus, the first Roman emperor, dies and is declared
to be a god.
September 18 –
Tiberius succeeds his stepfather
Augustus as Roman
Legions on the
Rhine revolt after the death of Augustus; Germanicus
puts down the revolt.
Germanicus is appointed commander of the forces in Germany, beginning
a campaign that will end in 16.
Germanicus leads a brutal raid against the Marsi, a German tribe on
the upper Ruhr river, who are massacred.
The town and port of
Nauportus are plundered by a mutinous Roman
legion that was sent there to build roads and bridges.
Appuleius and Sextus
Pompeius serve as Roman consuls.
First year of tianfeng era of the Chinese Xin Dynasty.
Famine hits China; some citizens turn to cannibalism.
Hellenistic period ends, according to some scholars (usual date 31
Lucius Caecilius Iucundus, Pompeian banker (d. 62 AD)
August 19 – Roman Emperor
Augustus (b. 63 BC)
August 20 – Agrippa Postumus, grandson of Roman Emperor
Julia the Elder, daughter of Roman Emperor Augustus (b. 39 BC)
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^ Tacitus, The Annals 1.20
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