You Can Thank Julius Caesar for Those Damn New Year’s Resolutions

Is there nothing that guy didn’t do?

General, strategist, lover of Cleopatra — Dictator Julius Caesar is one Roman ruler whose name and deeds have survived for more than 2,000 years. Some of the things he implemented have lasted too — like a calendar with January 1st as the kick off date.



There are thousands of years of human history and tens of thousands of stories to be told. This publication seeks to make a dent in them.

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Betsy Denson

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