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Caracalla

  • Caracalla (April 4, 186–April 8, 217) was emperor of the Roman Empire from 211–217. He was the elder son of Septimius Severus and is best-known for arranging the murder of his brother Publius Septimius Geta after the two engaged in a power struggle in the months after their father's death. His wife was Publia Fulvia Plautilla.

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