Ab Urbe Condita Periochae
Decimus Iunius Brutus munus gladiatorium in honorem defuncti patris primus edidit.
Decimus Junius Brutus was the first to give a gladiatorial exhibition, in honour of his dead father.
Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from T. Livius: History of Rome (Volume XIV: Summaries, Fragments), Loeb Classical Library Vol. 404, translated by A.C. Schlesinger, Russel M. Geer, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1959, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.