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Assassinations and Calendars... Can you guess who this week's Smarty is?

by Nik Grimsby on 2024-05-06T13:55:00-07:00 in Library & College Resources | 0 Comments

flyer with cartoonish candy with text sating "Smarty Awards; Guess the topic, tell a library staffer, and win candy"

With week's hints

  • A Roman general and statesman
  • Became a dictator in 49 BCE until his assassination in 44 BCE, which was made famous in a Shakespearean play. 
  • When he was dictator of Rome, he created a calendar and named it after himself. It  would be used in Europe until 1582, but is still used by the Eastern Orthodox Church. 


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