Decades: 240s BC 230s BC 220s BC 210s BC 200s BC - **190s BC** - 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC

Years: 198 BC 197 BC 196 BC 195 BC 194 BC - **193 BC** - 192 BC 191 BC 190 BC 189 BC 188 BC

- In Rome, Lucius Aemilius Paullus wins his first elective office, the aedileship.