Infographic: What we Got from Julius Caesar

I created this infographic to simply explain how Caesar’s cultural influence continues to this day. Obviously, Caesar also did a lot more for the Roman empire- he added parts of Brittain, all of Gaul (modern-day France), and many German tribes laying the groundwork for most of the Roman Empire.

6 Ways Julius Caesar Changed Rome and the World | History Hit
Map of Julius Caesar’s conquests by 45 BC. Source: https://www.historyhit.com/ways-julius-caesar-changed-rome-and-the-world/

I was surprised to learn that THE CAESAR SALAD ISN”T NAMED AFTER JULIUS CAESAR!

The salad was actually named for its inventor, chef Caesar Cardini, who created the iconic dish in a restaurant in Tijuana Mexico. You can read more about the salad and its creator here:

https://www.denicolasitaliandining.com/blog/who-invented-the-caesar-salad-a-complete-history-of-the-popular-side-dish#:~:text=Cardini%20was%20looking%20for%20a,and%20threw%20the%20salad%20together.

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