Hannibal

Hannibal

  • 183

    Hannibal commits suicide.

    Hannibal committed suicide as to not give the Romans the pleasure of killing him.
  • 216

    Hannibal defeated the Romans four times.

    Hannibal defeated the Romans four times.
    Hannibal defeated the Romans four times,the last of these was the Battle of Cannae, it is believed to have cost the Romans 30,000 lives.
  • 218

    The Second Punic War begins.

    Hannibal crosses the Alps.
  • 221

    Hannibal was a Carthaginian military leader.

    Hannibal was a Carthaginian military leader and tactician who is thought of as one of the most talented commanders in history,in 221 B.C. Hannibal succeeded to the command of Hamilcar's well-trained army and took over control of the conquered territory.
  • 248

    Hannibal was born in Carthage.