History Stories
CATEGORY: Gladiators
Shackled Skeletons Unearthed at Roman Necropolis in France
December 8, 2014

Archaeologists discovered a group of shackled skeletons in an ancient Roman burial ground in southwestern France, near the site of long-ago gladiatorial battles. Read More

Grisly London Discovery May Be Proof of City’s Gladiators
January 15, 2014

New forensic research on 39 skulls unearthed in London may offer the first proof of Roman-era gladiators in the ancient city. Read More

Corrupt Roman Gladiators Busted by Cops
August 12, 2011

Undercover police clad in gladiator garb cracked down Wednesday on mock warriors who pose for tourist photos and have been accused of fraud. Read More