Julius Caesar was a Roman general and politician who named himself dictator of the Roman Empire, a rule that lasted less than one year before he was famously assassinated by political rivals in 44 B.C.
9 - 12+
Anthropology, Archaeology, Social Studies, World History
Gaius Julius Caesar was a crafty military leader who rose through the ranks of the Roman Republic, ultimately declaring himself dictator for life and shaking the foundations of Rome itself.
Photograph by James L. Stanfield, National Geographic
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October 5, 2022
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