FABI0501 C. Fabius (40) N. f. M. n. Ambustus


  • Patrician


son of
? N. Fabius (45) M. f. Q. n. Ambustus (tr. mil. c. p. 406) (DPRR Team)
brother of
? M. Fabius (44) N. f. M. n. Ambustus (cos. 360) (RE)


  • Consul 358 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • In Diod. Fabius has the praenomen Marcus; while Chr. 354 by mistake lists here the Consuls of 356. The filiation of C. Fabius is supplied from that of M. Fabius, Consul in 360. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Liv. 7.12.6 and 9; Diod. 16.23.1; Fast. Cap. ([- -Amb]ustus; P.'s name entire); Fast. Hyd. (Ambusto et Proculo), so also Chr. Pasc.; Cassiod.; Degrassi 34f., 105, 402f. Fabius was defeated by Tarquinii (Liv. 7.12.6, and 15.9-10), while Plautius reduced the Hernici to submission (Liv.), and celebrated a triumph (Act. Tr., Degrassi 68f., 540). On Plautius, see L├╝bker, no. 11. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Interrex 355 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • After long delay two patrician Consuls were elected (Liv. 7.17.10-12, and 18.1). Servilius and M. Fabius were appointed twice (Liv.). (Broughton MRR I)