a common soldier of the tenth legion, who was the murderer of the emperor Galba according to most authorities consulted by Tacitus. (Hist. 1.41.) [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.