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Agricola, Gnaeus Julius

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Born: 40 AD
Died: 93 AD, at 53 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: General

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40 - Agricola was born in the colony of France on July 13, 40.

 

50 - Studied in Marseille and showed no interest in the study of philosophy.

 

58-62 - Became a military tribune.

 

62 - Married Domitia Decidiana, a woman of noble birth upon his return in Rome.

 

64 - Appointed to the quaestorship under Salvius Titianus.

 

70 - Appointed to command the Legio XX Valeria Victrix at Britain by Emperor Vespasian.

 

71 - Displayed his talents as a commander in battle against the Brigantes.

 

75 - Became a patrician and was appointed Governor of Gallia Aquitania.

 

77 - Recalled to Rome and was appointed as suffect consul.

 

78 - Appointed to the College of Pontiffs.


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