6. Haterius Rufus, a Roman eques, who perished in the theatre at Syracuse by the awkwardness of a gladiator, and thereby fulfilled his dream of the previous night, that the Retiarius slew him. (V. Max. 1.7.8.) [W. B. D.j]
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.