Audax, Ditalcus and Minurus

Audax, Ditalcus and Minurus were the supposed assassins of theLusitanian leader Viriathus. In 139 BC, after a long war against the Romans, Viriathus was killed in his sleep by Audax (Latin meaning audacious), Ditalcus and Minurus (Latin meaning diminish), who had been sent as emissaries to the Romans and had been bribed by Marcus Popillius […]

Audax Minor

Audax Minor (1887 – October 8, 1979), the pen name of George F. T. Ryall, was a Canadian writer who worked as the horse racing columnist for The New Yorker for 52 years. Born in Toronto, Ryall was sent to England to be educated in 1900. In England, he began working as a general reporter for […]