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Durocortorum: town of the tribe of the Remi, Roman capital of Gallia Belgica, modern Reims.
- Oppidum in northern Gaul of the tribe of the Remi, which became Roman allies during Caesar's conquests
- Oval in shape; 90 hectares
- When the Romans had established their power, Reims became the capital of one of the "three Gauls", Gallia Belgica; connected with the road network of Agrippa
- Amphitheater, baths, theater
- 69 During the Year of the Four Emperors, site of a meeting of Gallic parties siding with Rome
- Forum and gates date to to 175-250; it seems to have become fully romanized only then; reduced to gridiron (55 hectares)
- After 250 new wall (oval) 60 hectares
- Christians in the third century
- 274 Sacked after the crisis created by Aurelian
- Replaced by Augusta (Trier) as main center of Gallica Belgica, but it remained capital of Belgica Secunda
- 407 Vandal attack (death of Nicasius)
- 507? Remigius baptizes the Frankish king Clovis
- Remigius buried to the southeast of the city