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7t Emperor o the Roman Empire
Bust o Otho
Ring 15 Januar 69 – 16 Aprile 69
Predecessor Galba
Successor Vitellius
Born 28 Apryle 32(32-04-28)
Ferentium, Italy
Dee'd 16 Apryle 69(69-04-16) (aged 36)
Full name
Marcus Salvius Otho
(frae birth tae accession); Marcus Salvius Otho Caesar Augustus (as emperor,
sometimes an aa Marcus Salvius Otho Nero Caesar Augustus); Imperator Otho Caesar Augustus
(imperial name)[1]
Dynasty None
Faither Lucius Otho
Mither Terentia Albia

Otho (Laitin: Marcus Salvius Otho Caesar Augustus;[2][3] 28 Aprile 32[4] – 16 Aprile 69), wis Roman Emperor for three months, frae 15 Januar tae 16 Aprile 69. He wis the seicont emperor o the Year o the Fower Emperors.

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  1. Otho's regal name haes an equivalent meanin in Scots as "Commander Otho Caesar, the Emperor".
  2. In Clessical Laitin, Otho's name would be inscribed as MARCVS SALVIVS OTHO CAESAR AVGVSTVS.
  3. Rives, Otho Note 4, The Twelve Caesars translatit bi Robert Graves, revised an notes bi James B. Rives
  4. Suetonius, Otho 3.2