Gaius Aquillius Tuscus

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Gaius Aquillius Tuscus was consul of the Roman Republic in 487 BC together with Titus Sicinius Sabinus. Aquillius led the war against the Hernici. Not many details are known, but Dionysius of Halicarnassus records that he was awarded an ovation, a lesser form of triumph for his victory.[1]

Ancient sources[edit]


  1. ^ T.R.S. Broughton, The Magistrates of the Roman Republic (American Philological Association, 1952, 1986), vol. 1, pp. 19–20.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 

Preceded by
Spurius Nautius Rutilus and Sextus Furius
Consul of the Roman Republic
with Titus Sicinius Sabinus
487 BC
Succeeded by
Spurius Cassius Viscellinus and Proculus Verginius Tricostus Rutilus