Censorinus (died 53 BC) was a friend and contemporary of Publius Crassus, son of the triumvir Marcus Crassus. His gens name was almost certainly Marcius.
96 BC, The last Ptolemy ruler of Cyrenacia dies, and it is willed over to Rome. . 53 BC, Defeat of Roman Army at the Battle of Carrhae against the Parthians.
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