Vitellius

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Vitellius
8t Emperor o the Roman Empire
Pseudo-Bust o Emperor Vitellius, Louvre
Reign 16 Aprile 69 – 22 December 69
Full name Aulus Vitellius (frae birth tae accession;
Aulus Vitellius Germanicus Augustus (as emperor)
Born 24 September 15(15-09-24)
Dee'd 22 December 69(69-12-22) (agit 54)
Place o daith Roum
Predecessor Otho
Successor Vespasian
Consort tae Galeria Fundania
Dynasty None
Faither Lucius Vitellius
Mither Sextilia

Vitellius (Laitin: Aulus Vitellius Germanicus Augustus;[1] 24 September 15 – 22 December 69), wis Roman Emperor for aicht months, frae 16 Aprile tae 22 December 69. Vitellius wis proclaimed emperor follaein the quick succession o the previous emperors Galba an Otho, in a year o ceevil war kent as the Year o the Fower Emperors.

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  1. In Classical Laitin, Vitellius' name would be inscribed as AVLVS VITELLIVS GERMANICVS AVGVSTVS.