41 in history

41 events chronologically

Jan 24 Roman Emperor Caligula, known for his eccentricity and sadistic despotism, is assassinated by his disgruntled Praetorian Guards. The Guard then proclaims Caligula's uncle Claudius as Emperor
Jan 25 After a night of negotiation, Claudius is accepted as Roman Emperor by the Senate

Died in 41

Jan 24 Julia Drusilla (daughter of Caligula) the only child and daughter of Roman Emperor Gaius and his fourth and last wife Milonia Caesonia. One-year-old Julia Drusilla was assassinated along with her parents on 24 January 41