Where Did Bullfighting Originate?

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Bullfighting originated in ancient Rome. It's been around since 2000 BC. Many people thought it originated in Spain, due to the bullfighting there, but this is not true. It dates back a long time ago.
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From what history shows us, bullfighting originated in Spain, arounf 750 ad. Apparently, when the knights organized hunting competions, the Iberian bull was the biggest challenge.
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In its current form, bullfighting originated in Spain. However, various forms of bull fighting or bull taunting can be found in many cultures, including in ancient Mesopotamia.
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Bullfighting originated during the Spanish War of Reconquest. The 1st real
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It seems to have originated in Minoan Crete several thousand years ago, although there the object was not to kill the bull but for the contestants to grab ribbons attached to the
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