Roman Statesman & Philosopher Cicero Full Name: Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]
Nationality: Roman

Profession: Roman Statesman & Philosopher
Why Famous: One of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists.

Born: January 3, 106 BC
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arpinum

Died: December 7, 100 (aged 6)
Cause of Death: Killed as part of the proscriptions

Historical Events in the Life of Cicero

  • 0063-12-05 BC Cicero reads the last of his Catiline Orations.
  • 0044-09-02 BC The first of Cicero's Philippics (oratorical attacks) on Mark Antony. He will make 14 of them over the next several months.

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