Gaius Claudius Pulcher (consul 92 BC)
In 100 BC he was one of those took up arms against Saturninus. In 99 BC he was curule aedile, and in the games celebrated by him elephants were for the first time exhibited in the circus, and painting employed in the scenic decorations. In 85 BC he was praetor in Sicily, and, by direction of the senate, gave laws to the Halesini respecting the appointment of their senate. The Mamertines made him their patronus. He was consul in 92 BC. Cicero speaks of him as a man possessed of great power and some ability as an orator.
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Smith, William, ed. (1870). "Claudius (32)". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 1. pp. 769–70.
Gaius Valerius Flaccus
and Marcus Herennius
|Consul of the Roman Republic
with Marcus Perperna
Sextus Julius Caesar
and Lucius Marcius Philippus