Marcus Tullius Cicero


Bust of Cicero, Musei Capitolini, Rome, Half of 1st century AD
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Born: 106BC Jan. 3

Died: 43BC Dec. 7

Description: Marcus Tullius Cicero was a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist. He came from a wealthy municipal family of the Roman equestrian order, and is widely considered one of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists. [Wikipedia]