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Gannicus
Slave Leader
Personal details
Born Unknown
Died 71 BC
Lucania
Nationality Gallic[1][2]
Military service
Battles/wars Third Servile War

Gannicus or Cannicus was a Gallic[1][2][3] slave, who together with the Thracian Spartacus, and the fellow Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus and Castus, became one of the leaders of rebel slaves during the Third Servile War (73-71 BC). In the winter of 71 BC, Gannicus, along with Castus, broke off from Spartacus, taking a large number of Celts and Germans with them, marking the second detachment of the rebellion. Gannicus and Castus met their end in Lucania near Mount Soprano (Mount Camalatrum), where Marcus Licinius Crassus, Lucius Pomptinus and Quintus Marcius Rufus entrenched their forces in battle and defeated them.

In popular culture[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Winkler 2008, p. 222
  2. ^ a b Bury 1994, p. 331
  3. ^ Strauss 2009, p. 213
  4. ^ Starz. "Gannicus". Retrieved April 16, 2010. 

Ancient sources[edit]

Secondary literature[edit]


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The Guardian

The Guardian
Wed, 09 Sep 2015 08:01:51 -0700

Gannicus was, inevitably, sent off favourite, at 7-2, and while Billy Newnes, who retired in 1996, seemed to stop riding briefly half a furlong out on the runner-up Next Stop, perhaps as a result of mistaking a marker for the winning post, it made no ...

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TV Fanatic
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:07:48 -0700

PRECISELY, Gannicus, Hayley is SO BORING and if they actually think pairing Castle with boring characters like Hayley & Alexis will lead to a good result, they are completely out of touch and fooling themselves. Alexis should have been written out of ...

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TV Fanatic
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:07:20 -0700

Gannicus already adressed most of my issues with this episode, so I'm just going to focus on two things. Firstly, you simply don't shaky-cam headaches. My jaw was on the floor when I saw that. What were they thinking? Seccondly, I've mentioned it time ...
 
SkySports
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:00:47 -0700

Bakht A Rawan (IRE) 5-2 (9-2) Close up, headway 3f out, led 2f out, ridden and ran on, won at Leicester 1m hcp (5) hvy in Apr beating Gannicus (9-6) by 1 1/4l, 6 ran. Uncle Dermot (IRE) 7-1 (9-7) Led, headed over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 9th of ...
 
SkySports
Sun, 03 Apr 2016 11:31:12 -0700

Pivotman 10-1 (11-5) Towards rear, ridden and headway over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong, 10th of 16, 23 1/2l behind Gannicus (11-5) at Doncaster 1m stks (5) gd in Sep. Cadmium 16-1 (10-12) In rear, tried to refuse 4th, tailed off, 8th of 10 ...
 
SkySports
Sat, 02 Apr 2016 06:56:43 -0700

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YouTube

YouTube
Sun, 27 Jan 2013 09:46:24 -0800

At the New York City premiere for the final season of the hit Starz TV series, Spartacus, actor Dustin Clare (Gannicus) talks about War of the Damned and the new Ubisoft game Spartacus Legends.

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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:26:25 -0800

Looking at Gannicus, Spartacus, Crixus and Agron as the four main male characters on the rebellion side of Spartacus: War of the Damned, there's a sort of balance among their personalities. Spartacus and Crixus are more the serious types, while Agron ...
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