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§Rome

Servius Tullius succeeds the assassinated Lucius Tarquinius Priscus as the sixth King of Rome. (traditional date, other date 535 BCE) Tarquin's mother, Queen Tanaquil, had aided in the selection of Servius Tullius as heir to the Roman throne when Lucius Tarquinius Priscus was assassinated by the sons of the previous king, Ancus Marcius this year.

§Middle East

§Persia

Cambyses I, was in his second year as king of Anshan. He was about 21 at the time.

§Sources

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