The husbands of Nero

By |2018-11-03T00:12:04+00:003 November 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Roma, Ancient history|

Nerone. In addition to Three Wives, The Emperor also had 2 Nero did not love husbands and married women only (see http://www.pilloledistoria.it/7169/storia-antica/statilia-messalina-la-moglie-meno-conosciuta-di-nerone). The emperor was able to outbursts of love and impetuous, sometimes, [...]

Because Caligula it called So? The Roman Caliga

By |2018-09-03T23:02:19+00:003 September 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Roma, Ancient history|

Caligola. The nickname came from the murky ', the typical Roman military footwear Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (12-41 d.C.), son of Germanicus, one of the bravest and most loved leaders [...]

Assassination of Gaius Gracchus: un'Altra version

By |2018-10-13T03:50:15+00:009 April 2018|Events Characters Politics, Roma, Ancient history|

Assassination of Gaius Gracchus (painting by Félix Auvray) The one supplied by Plutarch is one of the most renowned and accredited assassination of Gaius Gracchus versions (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/10416/storia-antica/come-mori-caio-gracco-la-versione-di-plutarco), ma non è [...]

He died as Gaius Gracchus? The Famous Plutarch Version

By |2018-12-26T06:11:28+00:009 April 2018|Events Characters Politics, Roma, Ancient history|

The flight of Caius Gracchus Aventine One of the most reliable versions of Gaius Gracchus death is that related by Plutarch. According to historian, dopo aver abbracciato un'ultima [...]

Gaius Apuleius Diocles, the “Lionel Messi” Ancient Rome

By |2017-08-06T01:54:18+00:006 August 2017|Events Characters Politics, Roma, Ancient history|

The famous scene of the chariot race in the film "Ben Hur". Il più grande auriga di Roma fu Gaio Apuleio Diocle Il gioco del calcio era ovviamente ben [...]