Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus
, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped ...
Spartacus was a Roman slave and gladiator who led a massive revolt against the
Roman Empire. Learn more at Biography.com.
Dec 17, 2014 ... A Thracian by birth, Spartacus served in the Roman Army, perhaps ... British
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Biography of Spartacus, The gladiator who led a slave army against the legions
Jul 31, 2006 ... Spartacus summary: Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator. Little is known about
his life before he became one of the slave leaders in the Third ...
Sep 17, 2013 ... Spartacus was a gladiator who led a slave revolt against the Romans. While he is
a ... In his military life he was even more ruthless. Among his ...
Plutarch, Life of Crassus (VIII.2). A Thracian by birth who had been sold as a
slave to a gladiatorial school in Capua, Spartacus was one of seventy-eight men
Feb 2, 2010 ... The legend of Spartacus has inspired so many fanciful retellings, it's easy to lose
track of what actually happened back in 73 BC. In The ...
Little is known of the early years of Spartacus. He is thought to have been born in
Thrace (modern day Balkan region) and it has been suggested he was in the ...
the life and biography about Spartacus. ... In 73 BC, Spartacus and some 70
followers escaped from the gladiator school of Lentulus Batiatus. Seizing the