Julius Caesar was born in Subura, Rome in the year 100BC. He was bornto an aristocratic family that could trace their bloodlines back to the founding of Rome. His parents were well-off, but they weren't rich by Roman standards. His full name was Gaius Julius Caesar.
At around the age of 6, Gaius began his education. He was taught by a private tutor named Marcus Antonius Gnipho. He learned how to read and write. He also learned about Roman law and how to speak in public. These were important skills he would need as a leader of Rome.
Caesar's father died when he was sixteen years old. He became the head of the family and was responsible for his mother Aurelia and his sister Julia. At the age of seventeen he married Cornelia, the daughter of a powerful politician in Rome.
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Young Caesar soon foundhimself in the middle of a power struggle between two factions in the government. The current dictator of Rome ,Sulla , was enemies with both Caesars uncle Marius and Caesar's father in-law Cinna.Caesar joined the army and left Rome in order to avoid Sulla and his allies.
At the age of 40 Julio Caesar was elected to consul . Consul was the highest ranking position in the Roman Republic . The consul was like a president , but , there were two consuls and they only served for one year. At the end of his year as consul, Caesar became governor of the province of Gaul