Vespasian

Roman Emperor Vespasian Full Name: Vespasian [Titus Flavius Caesar Vespasianus Augustus]
Nationality: Roman

Profession: Roman Emperor
Why Famous: Roman Emperor from AD 69 to AD 79 who founded the Flavian dynasty that ruled the Empire for 27 years.

Vespasian reformed the financial system at Rome after the campaign against Judaea ended successfully, and initiated several ambitious construction projects, including building the Flavian Amphitheatre, better known today as the Roman Colosseum.

Born: November 17, 9
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: , Italy

Died: June 23, 79 (aged 69)

Historical Events in the Life of Vespasian

  • 0068-06-21 Roman General Vespasian conquers Jericho during the Great Jewish Revolt
  • 0069-07-01 Roman General Vespasian is first proclaimed Emperor by troops in Egypt, during year of the four emperors

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