Nice: 69 CE Was the Year of the Four Emperors in Ancient Rome
Jan18

Nice: 69 CE Was the Year of the Four Emperors in Ancient Rome

Otho was considered one of the most reckless young hangers-on of Roman emperor Nero, which is really saying something, since Nero was rumored to dip capture Christians in oil and set them on fire at night in his garden just for a little extra lighting. It probably shouldn’t surprise you then that when Otho introduced Nero to his wife Poppaea, she and the emperor immediately began a torrid love affair and began plotting against...

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