Gaius Gracchus

Gaius Graccus

Gaius Gracchus(159-121 BC) After the violent death of Tiberius Gracchus, the Gracchus family wasn’t finished yet. Gaius Gracchus, a flamboyant and powerful public speaker, was to be a far more formidable political force than his brother. The legacy of Tiberius Gracchus, the agrarian law, was being applied in a manner which created a fresh grievance …

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Tiberius Gracchus

Tiberius Gracchus

Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus(168-133 BC) Tiberius and his brother Gaius Gracchus were to be two men who should become famous, if not infamous, for their struggle for the lower classes of Rome. They themselves though originated from Rome’s very elite. Their father was a consul and military commander and their mother was from the distinguished patrician …

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