Visual Timeline: Iberia

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600 BCE: Celts settle Iberia.
 
500 BCE: Carthage expands into southern Spain.
 
260 BCE: Timaeos is the first to use the term 'Celtiberian' when refering to Celts living in Iberia.
 
 
210 BCE - 207 BCE: Scipio Africanus conquers Spain for Rome.
 
 
207 BCE: Battle of Metaurus. Carthage loses against Rome and loses control of Iberia (Spain).
 
 
206 BCE - 205 BCE: The Romans conquer Gades. End of the Carthaginian presence on the Iberian Peninsula.
 
191 BCE - 134 BCE: Various resistance movements against Rome in Iberia. Viriato leads the Lusitanians against Rome from 154 to 139 BC.
 
133 BCE: Rome captures Numantia. End of Iberian resistance.
 
 
27 BCE - 19 BCE: Cantabrian Wars: Roman conquest of the Iberian Penninsula.
 
14 BCE - 96 CE: Rome launches an extensive cultural patronage and construction programme in Iberia.
 
429 CE: Vandals cross Spain to the Maghreb.
 
 
462 CE: Visigoths expand into Spain.
 
 
507 CE: Clovis defeats the Visigoths and drives them into the Iberian peninsula.
 
 
554 CE: Byzantine Empire conquers southern Iberia.
 
571 CE: Visigoths conquer Cordoba.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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