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Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus , Castus and ..... 2010 to April 2013. The History Channel's "Barbarians Rising" ( 2016) features the story ...

Spartacus | Roman gladiator | Britannica.com

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Dec 17, 2014 ... Leader in the Gladiatorial War (73–71) against Rome. A Thracian by birth, Spartacus served in the Roman Army, perhaps deserted, led bandit ...

Spartacus - Warrior, Military Leader, Folk Hero - Biography.com

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Spartacus was a Roman slave and gladiator who led a massive revolt against the Roman Empire. Learn more at Biography.com.

Spartacus - Livius

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May 30, 2016 ... Spartacus: leader of an army of runaway slaves that shook Italy in ... in his Life of Crassus (text), and one generation later, Appian told the story ...

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It is not known how Spartacus became a gladiator. He is said to have fought either with or against the Romans. Eventually he found himself in the gladiator ...

Spartacus | HistoryNet

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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 ...

Spartacus: History of Gladiator Revolt Leader - Live Science

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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 ...

'Spartacus War': Story Of The Real-Life Gladiator : NPR

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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 ...

Spartacus - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Aug 14, 2014 ... While little of his early life is known, Spartacus was originally from ... In his 'Life of Marcus Lucinius Crassus', Plutarch wrote of their escape,.

BBC - History - Spartacus

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Discover facts about Spartacus, the Roman slave and gladiator. Find out why he has become a modern-day inspirational figure.

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For two glorious years in ancient Rome, the rebel leader Spartacus led an army of slaves that defeated Roman legions and threatened the prestige of Rome itself. Spartacus was not born a slave; he was a freeborn man from Thrace, who was possibly a deserter... More »
Born: c. 110 B.C., Thrace
Died: 71 B.C.
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Biography On Spartacus - Roman Colosseum

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The content of this article provides interesting history, facts and information via this Biography on Spartacus. The life and biography of Spartacus can be seen as  ...

Biography for Kids: Spartacus - Ducksters

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Not a lot is known about Spartacus' early life. He was a Thracian who joined the Roman army as a young man. However, things didn't work out. He tried to leave ...

Spartacus

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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  ...