Here are some impressive facts about him. In his words, “He came, he saw, he conquered”..
1 Julius Caesar was born on July 13, 100 B.C. Contrary to popular belief; he was not born by caesarean section.
2 He Was Scared of Cats.
3 Julius Caesar was from a low-income family and gained his power and his wealth by military means. He never lost a war.
4 He renamed the month Quintilis to Julius which is now July.
5 Julius Caesar had epilepsy, known as “the falling sickness” in the play.
6 Caesar could not marry Cleopatra VII due to the Roman laws that only allowed marriages between two Roman citizens.
7 Julius Caesar’s murder was well organised and was stabbed 23 times to death on the Portico of Pompey.
8 He was the first person in history to have an autopsy.
9 Caesar left every citizen in Rome 3 months’ wages when he died.
10 When pirates kidnapped Julius Caesar, they demanded 25 pieces of gold. He was upset &
pointed out he was worth more than 50.