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Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus , Castus and ... Born, c. 111 BC The area around the middle course of the Strymon (modern-day Struma river, Bulgaria). Di...

Spartacus | HistoryNet

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Jul 31, 2006 ... Spartacus Facts. Born. 109 BC ... Spartacus summary: Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator. Little is known about his life before he became one ...

BBC - History - Spartacus

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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 ...

Historical Background for Spartacus - VRoma

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VIOLENCE ENTERS POLITICS: 133 BCE: Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus, a noble plebeian, was elected tribune. He proposed essential land and economic ...

The legendary Spartacus: Gladiator and leader of slaves against the ...

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Nov 16, 2014 ... Thracian born Roman gladiator, Spartacus is now considered the stuff of legend. To this day, books, movies, and TV shows have been created ...

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 popular character in movies and television, there is not a lot ...

Spartacus - Roman Colosseum

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When was Spartacus Born? Good question - difficult answer! The Romans documented the slave rebellion led by the Roman slave but naturally the authors of ...

Spartacus Biography (Slave/Soldier) - Infoplease

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Spartacus was not born a slave; he was a freeborn man from Thrace, who was possibly a deserter from the Roman army. He was captured, sold into slavery, and ...

Biography for Kids: Spartacus - Ducksters

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Ancient Rome. Biography of Spartacus. Biographies >> Ancient Rome. Occupation: Gladiator; Born: Around 109 BC; Died: 71 BC on a battlefield near Petelia, ...

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

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Spartacus was a Roman slave and gladiator who led a massive revolt ... Famous People in Military History · Famous Warriors · Famous People Born in 109.

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Spartacus was born c. 110 B.C. in Thrace.
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>>