Pyrrhus

Pyrrhus

Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Royalty

Biography: Pyrrhus was a Greek general and statesman of the Hellenistic era.

Source/Notes: After defeating the Romans at the Battle of Asculum [Italy] (279 BC) - Pyrrhus Quoted by Plutarch in "Parallel Lives" - Variant translation: "Another such victory over the Romans, and we are undone."