Marcus Aurelius Antoninus


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Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

original name Marcus Annius Verus. 121--180 ad, Roman emperor (161--180) noted particularly for his Meditations, propounding his stoic view of life
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(11) His full name was Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. Smith refers to him as Marcus Antoninus, or just Antoninus, rather than the now more common Marcus Aurelius.
He names Marcus Aurelius Antoninus as the author, indicating that it deals with the conduct of the emperor's own life, but he gives no title.
been Duncan Hodgetts fell from the Executive Plaza | ON THIS DAY 217: Roman emperor Caracalla (Marcus Aurelius Antoninus) was assassinated.
While enjoying Bradley Schaefer's "Meteors That Changed the World" (December issue, page 68), I was appalled to see his identification of Elagabalus, the debauched young meteorite worshiper who became a Roman emperor, with the emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus famous for his Meditations and justly known as "the noblest Roman of them all."