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 ... Leader in the Gladiatorial War (73–71) against Rome. A Thracian by birth,
Spartacus served in the Roman Army, perhaps deserted, led bandit ...
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 ...
the life and biography about Spartacus. ... In 73 BC, Spartacus and some 70
followers escaped from the gladiator school of Lentulus Batiatus. Seizing the
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
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 ...
Statue of Spartacus at the Louvre Photo by: Denis Foyatier, Creative Commons ...
that we visit the amphitheater in Capua where Spartacus fought for his life.
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 ...