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Gal·ba

 (găl′bə, gôl′-), Servius Sulpicius 3 bc-ad 69.
Emperor of Rome (68-69) who was assassinated after naming an unpopular successor.
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Galba

(ˈɡælbə)
n
(Biography) Servius Sulpicius (ˈsɜːvɪəs sʌlˈpɪʃəs). ?3 bc–69 ad, Roman emperor (68–69) after the assassination of Nero
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Gal•ba

(ˈgæl bə)

n.
Servius Sulpicius, 5? B.C. – A.D. 69, Roman emperor A.D. 68–69.
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The members of the delegation sent to bring the Magna Mater back from Pergamum were Marcus Valerius Laevinus, Marcus Caecilius Metellus, Servius Sulpicius Galba, Gnaeus Tremelius Flaccus, and Marcus Valerius Falto, who all held public office during their lifetimes; each may be found in Broughton 1951.
One instance occurred in 150 BC when the governor of Spain, Servius Sulpicius Galba, under guise of friendship, ordered the Lusitanians of south-west Spain to lay down their arms.
Servius Sulpicius Galba, Nero's successor as emperor of Rome (68-69 A.D.), was declared emperor by Roman troops in Spain at the advanced age of seventy-three.
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