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Can you name the the people, places, and things from Roman history based on the clues provided?

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Emperor who re-fortified the city of Rome in the 3rd century A.D.A
The oldest Forum in the city of Rome (hint: cattle were sold there!).B
Roman dictator who famously gave up farming to undertake a war against the Aequi in 458 B.C.C
Formal, posthumous, condemnation by the Senate of a particularly disliked individual (e.g. The Emperor Domitian).D
Hill on which were located the Gardens of Maecenas.E
Road which ran from Rome to Ariminum (Rimini).F
Reform-minded brothers who were assassinated in the late 2nd century B.C.G
City buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, A.D. 79.H
Series of speeches in which Cicero prosecuted a former governor of Sicily.I
City sacked by Roman armies under Titus Flavius in A.D. 70.J
Under the Roman calendar, the name given to the first day of each month.K
Woman whose rape and suicide led to the expulsion of the last King of Rome.L
Battle at which Cn. Julius Agricola defeated the Caledonii in A.D. 83.M
The 2nd King of Rome, who ruled from 717 B.C. to 673 B.C.N
Rome's port city until the 4th century A.D.O
2-word honorific bestowed on Cicero by the Senate for his role in uncovering the Catilinarian Conspiracy.P
Roman magistrates who oversaw matters of finance and the treasury.Q
Celtic tribe in Britain whose King, Cogidubnus, sided with the Romans during Claudius' invasion.R
The people who defeated the Romans at the 'Battle' of the Caudine Forks, 321 B.C.S
Commonly-used cognomen of the Emperor Maximinus I. T
Aspect of Mars celebrated by a temple built at Rome under Augustus.U
Arvernian chieftain who defeated Julius Caesar at Gergovia.V
German historian who began the re-editing of Pauly's Realencyclop├Ądie der Classischen Altertumswissenschaft.W
Modern name of the city of Colonia Ulpia Traiana, in Germany.X
Modern name for the region unsuccessfully invaded by Aelius Gallus in about 25 B.C.Y
Last battle of the 2nd Punic War, 202 B.C.Z

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