Romans Celebrate the 2,766th Anniversary of Their City


An actor dressed as ancient gladiators march in a commemorative... News PhotoActor,Ancient,Anniversary,Celebration,Clothing,Fighting,Human Interest,Italy,Lifestyles,Memorial Event,Offbeat,Parade,Rome - Italy,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesROME, ITALY - APRIL 21: An actor dressed as ancient gladiators march in a commemorative parade during festivities marking the 2,766th anniversary of the founding of Rome on April 21, 2013 in Rome, Italy. The capital celebrates its founding annually based on the legendary foundation of the Birth of Rome. Actors dressed as the denizens of ancient Rome participate in parades and re-enactments of the ancient Roman Empire. According to legend, Rome had been founded by Romulus in 753 BC in an area surrounded by seven hills. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images) (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)