Vitellius

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Vitellius
8t Emperor o the Roman Empire
Pseudo-Vitellius Louvre MR684.jpg
Pseudo-Bust o Emperor Vitellius, Louvre
Ring16 Aprile 69 – 22 December 69
PredecessorOtho
SuccessorVespasian
Born24 September 15(15-09-24)
Dee'd22 December 69(69-12-22) (aged 54)
Roum
SpouseGaleria Fundania
Full name
Aulus Vitellius (frae birth tae accession;
Aulus Vitellius Germanicus Augustus (as emperor)
DynastyNone
FaitherLucius Vitellius
MitherSextilia

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 Clessical Laitin, Vitellius' name would be inscribed as AVLVS VITELLIVS GERMANICVS AVGVSTVS.