Battle of Cannae

Battle of Cannae

According to moderate estimates, the Romans possibly lost over 40,000 men in a single day at the Battle of Cannae (216 B.C.), which may have accounted for somewhere between 5-10% of the total Roman male population during the late 3rd century B.C.

Previous Fact Next Fact
Categories: DeathWar

Latest FactRepublic Video

32 Incredible Easter Eggs You Missed in Harry Potter Movies