Lucius Verus

130 - 169

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Lucius Aurelius Verus (15 December 130 – 23 January 169) was Roman emperor from 161 until his death in 169, alongside his adoptive brother Marcus Aurelius. He was a member of the Nerva-Antonine dynasty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lucius Verus has received more than 927,592 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Lucius Verus is the 339th most popular politician (up from 387th in 2019), the 163rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 210th in 2019) and the 30th most popular Italian Politician.

Lucius Verus was most famous for being a co-emperor with Marcus Aurelius.

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Among politicians, Lucius Verus ranks 339 out of 15,710Before him are Indira Gandhi, Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Numa Pompilius, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Ali Khamenei, and Ahmed III. After him are Victor Emmanuel III of Italy, Pertinax, Baldwin IV of Jerusalem, Alaric I, Mahidevran, and Louis II of Hungary.

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Among people born in 130, Lucius Verus ranks 1After him are Irenaeus, Avidius Cassius, and Vologases V. Among people deceased in 169, Lucius Verus ranks 1

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Among people born in Italy, Lucius Verus ranks 163 out of 4,088Before him are Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Guillaume Apollinaire (1880), Suetonius (70), Marcello Mastroianni (1924), Numa Pompilius (-753), and Pope Paul V (1552). After him are Victor Emmanuel III of Italy (1869), Pertinax (126), Pope Leo I (390), Pope Gregory XII (1335), Amedeo Avogadro (1776), and Pope Sixtus V (1520).


Among politicians born in Italy, Lucius Verus ranks 30Before him are Pompey (-106), Victor Emmanuel II of Italy (1820), Nerva (30), Cardinal Mazarin (1602), Galba (-3), and Numa Pompilius (-753). After him are Victor Emmanuel III of Italy (1869), Pertinax (126), Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor (1768), Vitellius (15), Didius Julianus (133), and Tiberius Gracchus (-163).