Decades: 230s BC 220s BC 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC - **180s BC** - 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC 130s BC

Years: 194 BC 193 BC 192 BC 191 BC 190 BC - **189 BC** - 188 BC 187 BC 186 BC 185 BC 184 BC

- Rome conquers Galatia.
- The Aetolian Confederacy is effectively dissolved by Rome.
- Scipio Africanus Major is elected
*princeps senatus*for the third time. - Cato the Elder criticizes the consul Marcus Fulvius Nobilior for giving awards to solders for doing oridinary tasks such as digging wells.