All about Spartacus

Some Interesting Facts

When a teenager, Spartacus joined the Roman Legion, disliked the way the lived life in the legion then he runaway which leads to a bad ending. He was caught trying to runaway and was sold, as an slave, to a gladiator school. While there, he made a plan to escape. Spartacus got everyone to help him out with his plan to escape, all of them took all of the weapons and the knives from the kitchen and went to Mt. Vesuvius. All were afraid Spartacus would help slaves escape and at the time slaves outnumbered Roman citizens. They were all even more afraid so they sent an army after him to destroy him. After four years Spartacus's army were cornered and defeated by the Roman legion. In that war he was killed on the date of April 71 B.C.

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