The Battle of Thapsus took place on April 6, 46 BC near Thapsus (in modern Tunisia). The Republican forces of the Optimates, led by Quintus Caecillius Metellus Scipio, clashed with the veteran forces loyal to Julius Caesar.

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  • The Battle of Thapsus took place on April 6, 46 BC near Thapsus (in modern Tunisia). The Republican forces of the Optimates, led by Quintus Caecillius Metellus Scipio, clashed with the veteran forces loyal to Julius Caesar. (en)
  • The Battle of Thapsus was an engagement in Caesar's Civil War that took place on April 6, 46 BC near Thapsus (in modern Tunisia). The Republican forces of the Optimates, led by Quintus Caecilius Metellus Scipio, were decisively defeated by the veteran forces loyal to Julius Caesar. It was followed shortly by the suicides of Scipio and his ally, Cato the Younger. (en)
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  • nearly 1,000
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  • Numidia
  • Optimates
  • Populares
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  • -046-04-06 (xsd:date)
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  • Decisive Caesarian victory
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  • 50,000 (at least 8 legions), 5,000 cavalry
  • 72,000 (at least 12 legions), 14,500 cavalry
  • Juba'sallied troops with 60elephants
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  • 2018-04-27 14:45:11Z (xsd:date)
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  • Thapsus in relation to Rome (en)
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  • about 10,000 (en)
  • nearly 1,000 (en)
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  • Battle of Thapsus (en)
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  • -046-04-06 (xsd:date)
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  • Thapsus , modern Ras Dimas (en)
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  • Decisive Caesarian victory (en)
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  • Juba's allied troops with 60 elephants (en)
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  • The Battle of Thapsus took place on April 6, 46 BC near Thapsus (in modern Tunisia). The Republican forces of the Optimates, led by Quintus Caecillius Metellus Scipio, clashed with the veteran forces loyal to Julius Caesar. (en)
  • The Battle of Thapsus was an engagement in Caesar's Civil War that took place on April 6, 46 BC near Thapsus (in modern Tunisia). The Republican forces of the Optimates, led by Quintus Caecilius Metellus Scipio, were decisively defeated by the veteran forces loyal to Julius Caesar. It was followed shortly by the suicides of Scipio and his ally, Cato the Younger. (en)
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