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Introduction to Marcus Tullius Cicero:  Introduction to Marcus Tullius Cicero Bust of Cicero. Capitoline Museum. Rome http://www.vroma.org/images/raia_images/cicero.jpg Cicero’s beginning and end:  Cicero’s beginning and end Born on January 3, 106 BC in Arpinum, a town 60 miles SE of Rome Died on December 7, 43 BC. Antony ordered Cicero to be killed and nailed his head and hands to the Rostra. Aripino, Italy’s modern day Arpinum http://gallery.southshields-sanddancers.co.uk/showphoto.php?photo=526 But what happened in- between?:  But what happened in- between? Born 106 BC 89 BC (age 17) Cicero served in the Social War At 25 years-old he began to appear in the Forum as a trial lawyer Portion of a map of the Roman Forum from Norwood Young’s Mediaeval Rome, 1901 http://fromoldbooks.org/MediaevalRome/pages/043-from-colosseum-to-capitol/ Republican Rostra But what happened in- between cont. . .?:  But what happened in- between cont. . .? In 79 BC (age 27) Cicero traveled to Greece and Asia Minor. In 77 BC he returned home and marries Terentia. Cicero and Terentia had a daughter, Tullia. Map of the Mediterranean http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/patlas But what happened in- between cont. . .?:  But what happened in- between cont. . .? At age 30 (76 BC) Cicero was elected quaestor and served his one year term in Sicily. In 69 BC (age 37) Cicero was elected to the post of aedile. In 67 (age 40), Cicero was elected to praetor. In 65 BC, Cicero and Terentia had a son, Marcus Tullius Cicero. Statue of Cicero http://www.geschichte.uni-muenchen.de/wug/gnw/bilder/cicero.jpg But what happened in- between cont. . .?:  But what happened in- between cont. . .? At age 43 (63 BC), Cicero became consul. While Cicero was consul, he discovered and squelched Catiline’s coup d’etat attempt. In 58 BC, Cicero was banished and his homes were burned. In 57 BC, Cicero returned to Rome. Catiline shunned by his colleagues by Cesare Maccari,1888 http://encarta.msn.com/media_461562175_761557857_-1_1/Catiline.html But what happened in- between cont. . .?:  But what happened in- between cont. . .? In 53 BC (age 53), Cicero became augur. In 52, Cicero defended Milo for the murder of Clodius. From 51-49 BC Cicero served as governor of Cilicia in Asia Minor. In 46 BC, Cicero divorces Terentia after 34 years of marriage. Map of Cilicia http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/turkey-armenia.gif But what happened in- between cont. . .?:  But what happened in- between cont. . .? At age 61 Cicero married Publilia. He divorced her after his daughter’s death the same year (45 BC). After Caesar’s death, Cicero spoke out against Mark Antony, which lead to Cicero’s death in 43 BC. http://www.beloit.edu/~nurember/book/images/People/Classical/History/big/Cicero%20LXXXIXr.jpg The power of the name “Cicero”:  The power of the name “Cicero” Cicero’s name has become synonymous with virtue, justice, integrity and political acumen Cicero Cigars:  Cicero Cigars http://www.instoneinc.com/gallery/Cicero-Smp%20I%20wm.jpg Cicero School Cicero, NY:  Cicero School Cicero, NY http://vintageviews.org/vv-ny/AE/pix/c011.jpg Cicero magizine:  Cicero magizine http://images-eu.amazon.com/images/P/B0002IT82G.03.LZZZZZZZ.jpg Cicero computer software:  Cicero computer software http://www.dolphincomputeraccess.com/img/cicero_box.jpg Cicero dog food from Poland:  Cicero dog food from Poland http://www.stockmeyer.pl/opis_produktow/cicero.gif

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