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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>>

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Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Gannicus, Castus, and ... Born, c. 111 BC The area around the middle course of the Strymon (the modern-day Struma river, Bulgaria). Died, 71 BC Battlefield near Petelia

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Jul 31, 2006 ... Spartacus was killed, but his body was never found. Some 6,000 rebellious slaves were crucified as a warning to others. The story of 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 ...

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Spartacus (died 71 B.C.) was a Thracian gladiator who led a slave war in Italy against the Romans. He plundered most of Italy before being defeated and killed  ...

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The Gauls and Germans, separated from Spartacus, were defeated by Publicola, and Crixus was killed. Spartacus defeated Lentulus, and then Publicola; ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Spartacus was a Roman slave and gladiator who led a massive revolt ... Spartacus lived during the first century BCE. ... Born Before 1953?

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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 ...

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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, ...

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Mar 4, 2016 ... The revolt of the gladiator Spartacus in 73-71 BCE remains the most .... Spartacus knew they would be tortured before they were killed and so ...