battle of Philippi

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Noun1.battle of Philippi - Octavian and Mark Antony defeated Brutus and Cassius in 42 BC
Macedonia - landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991
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| 42BC: First Battle of Philippi: Triumvirs Mark Antony and Octavian fight a decisive battle with Caesar's assassins Brutus and Cassius.