Lucius Marcius Philippus (flourished 1st century BC) was a member of a Roman senatorial family. The 1st century BC started the first day of 100 BC and ended the last day of 1 BC. The Roman Senate was a political institution in Ancient Rome. He was a descendant of Roman King Ancus Marcius. Ancus Marcius (r 640 BC &ndash 616 BC fourth of the Kings of Rome, and possibly legendary He was a praetor in 60 BC, and became propraetor of Syria in 59 BC. Praetor was a title granted by the government of Ancient Rome to men acting in one of two official capacities the commander of an Army, either before Year 60 BC was a year of the pre-Julian calendar. Events By place Rome Gaius Julius Caesar suppressed an uprising and Syria was a Roman province, conquered in 64 BC by Pompey, as a consequence of his military presence after pursing victory in the Third Mithridatic Year 59 BC was a year of the pre-Julian calendar. Events By place Rome Consuls Gaius Julius Caesar and That same year he married Atia Balba Caesonia, niece of Julius Caesar. Atia Balba Caesonia (85 BC-43 BC was a Roman noblewoman She was the mother of the Roman Emperor Augustus, and daughter of Julius Caesar 's sister Philippus had a son and a daughter Marcia (later the wife of Cato the Younger) from a previous marriage which had ended with his wife's death. Marcia was the second wife of Marcus Porcius Cato Uticensis (Cato the Younger and the daughter of Lucius Marcius Philippus. Marcus Porcius Catō Uticensis (95 BC&ndash46 BC known as Cato the Younger ( Cato Minor) to distinguish him from his great-grandfather ( Cato the Elder Atia’s previous husband, Gaius Octavius, had died on his return to Rome, leaving her with two children: Octavia Minor and Gaius Octavius (future Roman Emperor Augustus). Gaius Octavius (about 100 BC-59 BC was the father of emperor Augustus. Octavia Minor (69 - 11 BC also known as Octavia the Younger or simply Octavia, was the sister of the first Roman Emperor, Augustus (known also The Roman Emperor was the ruler of the Roman State during the imperial period (starting at about 27 BC Augustus ( Latin: IMPERATOR·CAESAR·DIVI·FILIVS·AVGVSTVS September 23 63 BC – August 19 AD 14) born Gaius Octavius Thurinus, was Philippus cherished his step-children as if they were his own. He was consul of 56 BC with Gnaeus Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus. Year 56 BC was a year of the pre-Julian calendar. Events By place Britain This year or possibly the following year the king of Gnaeus Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus ( c 90 BC-48 BC was a Roman statesmen and consul of 56 BC
Despite his marriage ties with Caesar, Philippus did not take his side in Caesar's civil war with Pompey, passing anti-Caesar legislation in the Senate. The Roman civil war of 49 BC sometimes called Caesar's Civil War, is one of the last conflicts within the Roman Republic. Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, commonly known as Pompey /'pɑmpi/ Pompey the Great or Pompey the Triumvir ( Classical Latin abbreviation Because of this, Philippus was not given a province to govern for the year. Sensing the threat implicit in this snub, Philippus requested that Caesar allow him to sit out the war, to remain in Italy for the duration. Caesar obliged, thankful that he had not gained an enemy, even if he had not gained a supporter. Philippus became a close friend of Cicero, also waiting out the war. Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Classical Latin ˈkikeroː usually ˈsɪsərəʊ in English January 3, 106 BC &ndash December 7, 43 BC was a Roman
The desire of Philippus to avoid conflict is evident at all times of his life. When his step-son Octavius was named Caesar's heir, Philippus attempted to dissuade him from accepting his inheritance because of the danger from Antony. He enlisted Atia to try her hand at convincing the young man to decline, but it was no use. Although he opposed Marcus Antonius, Philippus took part in the delegation sent to him at Mutina, and returned his demands to the senate. Marcus Antonius (in Latin: M·ANTONIVS·M·F·M·N ( c January 14 83 BC&ndash August 1, 30 BC known in English as Mark Modena (ˈmɔːdena Mòdna in Modenese dialect is a city and a Comune ( Municipality) on the south side of the Po valley, in the Cicero chided Philippus for this.
Atia died during August/September 43 BC and according to Ovid, Philippus later married one of Atia's sisters. Year 43 BC was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar of the Julian calendar. Publius Ovidius Naso ( March 20, 43 BC – 17 AD was a Roman poet known to the English -speaking world as Ovid who wrote on many topics including He lived to old age and Augustus rewarded him for his continued loyalty with spoils from foreign victories. With his reward, he restored the temple ‘Hercules of the Muses’.
Publius Cornelius Lentulus Spinther and Quintus Caecilius Metellus Nepos
|Consul of the Roman Republic|
with Gnaeus Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus
Marcus Licinius Crassus and Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus