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Name:  Galba
Brief biography:  One of the emperors from the year of the four emperors (AD 68-69).
Nationality:  Roman
Occupation:  Emperor
Date of birth:  -3
Place of birth:  Lazio: Terracina
Period of rule:  68-69
Date of death:  69
Place of death:  Rome

Galba was the first of the four emperors from the year known as the year of four emperors following the murder of Nero in AD 68. Galba was the governor of the province of Hispania Tarraconensis prior to becoming emperor. He was assassinated in favour of Otho following mutinies among the legions.

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