Gaius Claudius Glaber

200 BC - 100 BC

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Gaius Claudius Glaber was a military commander of the late Roman Republic, holding the offices of legate and military praetor in 73 BC. He was defeated in the Battle of Mount Vesuvius against the forces of Spartacus during the Third Servile War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaius Claudius Glaber has received more than 479,238 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Gaius Claudius Glaber is the 229th most popular military personnel (down from 194th in 2019), the 693rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 628th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Military Personnel.

Gaius Claudius Glaber is most famous for his victory over the Gauls in the Battle of Telamon in 225 BC.

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Among military personnels, Gaius Claudius Glaber ranks 229 out of 1,468Before him are Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscount of Turenne, Otto Günsche, Lysander, Henning von Tresckow, Hasso von Manteuffel, and Erwin von Witzleben. After him are Vasily Stalin, Sejanus, Tōgō Heihachirō, Kurt Meyer, Jean-Baptiste Kléber, and Erich Hoepner.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Gaius Claudius Glaber ranks 5Before him are Judas Maccabeus, Lentulus Batiatus, Patanjali, and Zhang Qian. After him are Mattathias, John Hyrcanus, Eumenes III, Nicomedes IV of Bithynia, Timaeus of Locri, Micipsa, and Antipater of Sidon. Among people deceased in 100 BC, Gaius Claudius Glaber ranks 2Before him is Lentulus Batiatus. After him are Gnaeus Pompeius Trogus, Wang Zhaojun, Sosigenes of Alexandria, Publilius Syrus, Timaeus of Locri, Antipater of Sidon, Tigranes III, Bocchus I, Apollonius Molon, and Lucius Appuleius Saturninus.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Gaius Claudius Glaber ranks 693 out of 4,668Before him are Giovanni da Verrazzano (1485), Michelozzo (1396), Pope Boniface II (470), Pisanello (1395), Quintus Sertorius (-126), and Ludovico Einaudi (1955). After him are Theocritus (-315), Milo of Croton (-557), Pope Felix IV (480), Francis of Paola (1416), Zeuxis (-500), and Sejanus (-20).


Among military personnels born in Italy, Gaius Claudius Glaber ranks 10Before him are Gaius Julius Caesar (-135), Nero Claudius Drusus (-38), Bohemond I of Antioch (1054), Matilda of Tuscany (1046), Giovanni Giustiniani (1418), and Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus (-229). After him are Sejanus (-20), Federico da Montefeltro (1422), Italo Balbo (1896), Emilio De Bono (1866), Roger de Flor (1267), and Titus Labienus (-100).