[tahr-kwin-ee-uh s or tahr-kwin]
- Lucius Tarquinius Priscus, died 578 b.c., king of Rome 616–578.
- Lucius Tarquinius Superbusthe Proud, died 498 b.c., king of Rome 534–510.
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The first sewers in Rome were constructed by Tarquinius Priscus.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)
That he could also be deposed is proved by the fate of Tarquinius Superbus.The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State
Much-like matters doth Livy record of Tarquinius and his son.A Defence of Poesie and Poems
Tarquinius Superbus had no other state to which he could apply for assistance.A Smaller History of Rome
William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
So it was hastily agreed to banish Tarquinius and his family.