[Update: Dec. 2012—Development includes the site of the new Joint Force Command (JFC) NATO Headquarters on the shore of the lake. It was inaugurated on Dec. 13. The HQ had been in the Naples suburb of Bagnoli for 50 years.]
*He defeated Hannibal. That meant something. Hannibal was one of the greatest generals in history, mentioned in the same
breath as Alexander the Great. Hannibal, at one point in the 2nd Punic War at the Battle of Cannae, brought Rome to her knees
and almost took Italy for Carthage. Almost. There is an entry on the Battle of Cannae and the life of Hannibal here.