2. The mother of the emperor Vitellius, was a virtuous Roman matron of the old school.
She lived to see her son emperor, but died a few days before his fall. (Tac. Hist. 2.64, 89, 3.67; Suet. Vitell. 3.）
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.