Marcus Licinius Crassus

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Marcus Licinius Crassus
Marcus Licinius Crassus Louvre.jpg
Bust o Marcus Licinius Crassus frae the Louvre, Paris.
Governor o Roman Sirie
In office
54 BC – 53 BC
Precedit bi Aulus Gabinius
Succeedit bi Gaius Cassius Longinus
Consul o the Roman Republic
In office
55 BC – 54 BC
Servin with Pompey the Great
Precedit bi Gnaeus Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus an Lucius Marcius Philippus
Succeedit bi Appius Claudius Pulcher an Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus
Consul o the Roman Republic
In office
70 BC – 69 BC
Servin with Pompey
Precedit bi Publius Cornelius Lentulus Sura an Gnaeus Aufidius Orestes
Succeedit bi Quintus Caecilius Metellus Creticus an Quintus Hortensius
Personal details
Born c. 115 BC
Roman Republic
Dee'd 53 BC (aged 62)
Carrhae, Parthian Empire
Spoose(s) Tertulla[1]
Bairns Marcus Licinius Crassus, Publius Licinius Crassus

Marcus Licinius Crassus (/ˈkræsəs/; Laitin: M·LICINIVS·P·F·P·N·CRASSVS;[2] c. 115 BC – 53 BC) wis a Roman general an politeecian who played a key role in the transformation o the Roman Republic intae the Roman Empire.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Smith, William (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 2. , p.831
  2. In Scots: "Marcus Licinius Crassus, son o Publius, grandson o Publius"