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Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus (c. 229 BC – 160 BC) was a two-time consul of the Roman Republic and a noted general who conquered Macedon putting an end to the Antigonid dynasty.

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Imperio Romano de Trajano

Bust of Trajan, Roman Emperor. His full name was Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus Augustus (you can see from his name he was adopted by Nerva).

Portrait head of the Roman Emperor Constantine I  - In 330 A.D., the first Christian ruler of the Roman empire, Constantine the Great (r. 306–337), transferred the ancient imperial capital from Rome to the city of 'Byzantion' located on the easternmost territory of the European continent, at a major intersection of east-west trade. The emperor renamed this ancient port city Constantinople.

Portrait head of the Roman Emperor Constantine I - In 330 A., the first Christian ruler of the Roman empire, Constantine the Great (r. transferred the ancient imperial capital from Rome to the city of 'Byzantion'.

Scipio Africanus, Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, the roman general victor of the battle of Zama, which ended the Second Punic War in 202 B.C. from the Villa dei Papyri, Herculaneum. Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples

Scipio Africanus The Roman general Scipio Africanus, victor of the Battle of Zama, which ended the Second Punic War in 202 BC. From excavations in Herculaneum. Africa is named after him. One of the original names was Alkebulan.

Musée d'Israël, Jérusalem !! Statue en bronze d'Hadrien, trouvée au camp de la Sixième Légion romaine :Legio VI Ferrata, à Tel Shalem, 117-138 AD

Bronze statue of Hadrian, found at the Camp of the Sixth Roman Legion (Legio VI Ferrata) in Tel Shalem, AD, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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Top 10 famous people in the ancient Rome that have create the outstanding history. People that are famous in Rome.

Gaio Giulio Cesare - Wikipedia

aphroditeinfurs: “ “Julius Caesar is said to have been tall, fair and well built, with a rather broad face and keen, dark eyes. His health was sound, apart from sudden fainting spells and a tendency.

Galba served 221 days as emperor before being assassinated.

Galba served 221 days as emperor before being assassinated.

Bronze statuette of a legionary. Roman. 2nd century A.D. | The British Museum

Bronze Statuette of a Legionary Roman, century AD.or does our little Roman seem like he is standing "a little light in his loafers?

(c. 14 BCE - 20 CE) Bust of a Roman Woman

Popular hairstyle in late Republican and early Imperial times, made famous by Octavia, sister of Augustus (Octavian), BCE – CE Museo Romano Nazionale inv.

Galba

The seventh emperor; everyone agreed that he would be a worthy emperor, until he became emperor.January 69 AD Murdered by Praetorian Guard in coup led by Otho.

During this civil war, the Roman general Pompey defeated the Kingdoms of Pontus and the Seleucids. He sent his deputy Marcus Aemilius Scaurus to take possession of Seleucid Syria.  As the Hasmoneans were allies of the Romans, both brothers appealed to Scaurus, each endeavoring by gifts and promises to win him over to his side. Scaurus, moved by a gift of 400 talents, decided in favor of Aristobulus and ordered Aretas to withdraw his army. During his retreat, the Nabateans suffered a crushing…

“September 48 BC – Pompey the Great is assassinated on the orders of King Ptolemy of Egypt after landing in Egypt.

Sulla vs. Marius « View From a Height

Lucius Cornelius Sulla - an undefeated Roman General. Fought in the Jugurthine, First Mithridatic Wars and two Roman civil wars. Defeated an army of with men with only enemy troops surviving the battle. Only general in history to hav

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