Marcus aurelius

one of the great leaders that have lived

Marcus Aurelius the great leader

Marcus was born in April 26,121, in Italy and was chosen by Emperor Hadrian to be his eventual successor. In 161, Aurelius took control of the Roman Empire along with his brother Verus.

His son Commodus later became co-ruler in 177, only three years before Aurelius died on March 17, 180.