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  1. 1. Roman HistoryBy: Amy Clifford, Travis Foster, and Cory Farrell
  2. 2. Cicero
  3. 3. His full name was Marcus Tullius Cicero.
  4. 4. • He was a Roman Philosopher, statesman, lawyer, and an Political theorist.
  5. 5. • Cicero was murdered in 43BC and was born in 106BC
  6. 6. • His names means Chickpea in latin, all his ancestors last names were Seans, and peas.
  7. 7. • Cicero married Telentia at the age of 27 in 79BC. He divorced his wife in 51Bc.
  8. 8. • In 46 BC, he married a young girl names Puslilia but he divorced her quickly.
  9. 9. • His favorite daughter, Tallia became ill in February 45 BC and died in January after having a son.
  10. 10. • Cicero hoped his son Marcus would be a philosopher like him but Marcus chose to be in the military.
  11. 11. Hadrian
  12. 12. • Hadrian was born on January 24th and died July 10th. He died at the age of 62
  13. 13. • Hadrians father died in 86AD, his father died at the age of 10.
  14. 14. • Hadrian married Vibia Sabina in 100AD. He spent most of his time with the military.
  15. 15. • Hadrian became the ward of Trajan at the age of 10. Trajan die in 117AD, Hadrian then became the empeor.
  16. 16. • Once Hadrian became emperor and returned most of the eastern lands that Trajan had taken over
  17. 17. • He believed that the empire was to big for its border to be guarded.
  18. 18. • He also believed that it was important to strengthen Rome and not take over too much.
  19. 19. • Hadrians wall was built in Northern Britain to keep invaders out. He traveled from Greece to Britain and Africa.
  20. 20. • He had great affection for Greek architecture and built great public building through the empire.
  21. 21. Hannibal and TheCarthaginian Wars
  22. 22. • At the age of 9, Hannibal joined his father on the Carthaginian expidition to conquer spain.
  23. 23. • He was chief agent. The army chose Hannibal for commander in chief, Two years after,he subjugated all spain between the tojo an iberus.
  24. 24. • Romans declared war on 218 BC. After his fathers death,he took commands of the army.
  25. 25. • "I swear that so soon as age will permit...I will use fire and steel to arrest the destiny of rome" He said.
  26. 26. • He had launched a mission in 218 BC which he had been sworn. Rome made plans to invade Carthaginian Hannibal started one of the historys most daring march.
  27. 27. • His 90,000 infantry, 12,000 cavalry and near 40 elephants traveled with him all autumn.
  28. 28. • When they reached the Alps, it was so cold that the soldiers died of exposure and fell to the death.
  29. 29. Julius Caesar and Augustus
  30. 30. • Augustus is also known as Gaius Octavius, He was born on September 23rd, 63 BC
  31. 31. • When Julius Caesar went to Spain to fight the Pompeians,Augustus went with him
  32. 32. • Julius Caesar died in 44 B.C. Julius adopted Augustus as a son.
  33. 33. • After Julius died, Augustus took over the dictatorship of Rome.
  34. 34. • Then octavius (Augustus) became the emperor and was given the name Augustus.
  35. 35. • Augustus was the first Roman emperor, When he did in 14 AD, at the age of 77, he was declared a roman god.
  36. 36. • Julius adopted Augustus because Augustuss uncle had been murdered and Augustus was an adult when Julius adopted him.
  37. 37. Romulus and Remus
  38. 38. • Romulus and Remus were twin brothers who were abandoned by their parents as babies and were put into baskets and we set in the Tiber river.
  39. 39. • They were discovered by a female wolf who nursed them until there were found by a shepherd.
  40. 40. • They found a city and they named it after Romulus; Rome.
  41. 41. • They found Rome in 753 B.C. They were a legend and they were gods of mars. Romulus did not die but dissappearead in a storm, But Remus got killed by his brother.
  42. 42. • There parents were Rhea and Mars. Rhea loved Romulus and Remus but she only abandoned them and set them off for protection.
  43. 43. • Before they became King, they took care of sheep.
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