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Cato, Marcus Porcius

Born: 2340 AD
Died: 1490 AD
Nationality: Roman
Categories: Orators, Politician

234 – Marcus Porcius Cato was born in Tusculum, Latium, Italy.

214 – He served at Capua and the historian Wilhelm Drumann.

205 – He became successively quaestor.

204 – He entered upon the duties of his place of work.

199 – He became an aedile.

198 – He became a praetor.

195 – He became a consul with his old friend and patron Flaccus.

193 – He was in Rome which he was dedicating to Victoria Virgo,a small temple which he had vowed.

191 – He was appointed military tribune under the consul Manius Acilius Glabrio.

181 – He supported the lex Orchia.

157 – He was one of the deputies sent to Carthage to arbitrate between the Carthaginians and Massinissa.

149 – He held no public office but continued himself in the senate as the persistent opponent of the new ideas. He died.