Marcus Aurelius Accomplishments

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Marcus Aurelius, better known as Marcus Aurelius Antonius Augustus. He was born in April 26, 121 a.d. His occupation was known to have Scholar, Emperor, and even Military Leader. Marcus was born in Rome, Italy, but unfortunately, he died on March 17, 180 a.d. Marcus Aurelius kept the empire safe from the Parthians and Germans, from 161-180 a.d. as the emperor of Rome. Marcus was a well-known person due to his intellectual pursuits. He was known for his philosophical interests, Aurelius was one of the most respected emperors through out the whole Roman history. Marcus was born with a wealthy and politically family member. When Aurelius becoming a grown up emperor, he has becoming a very outstanding and dedicated student. He even learns a language known as Latin and Greek. But, at some point,…show more content…
In most cases, Hadrian asked Antonius to adopt Marcus Aurelius. At the age of 17, Marcus Aurelius become the son of Antonius. He has worked so hard and learned the ways of government and public affairs. Marcus Aurelius kept the empire safe from the Parthians and Germans, and Emperor of Rome from 161-180. He is best known for his intellectual…show more content…
In the early 160s, they had to battle with the Parthian empire for them to control over lands in the East. Verus had to manage everything in the war, while Aurelius stayed in Rome. Most of their triumph related to this unpredictable conflict has been accredited to the generals working under Verus, especially Avidius Cassius. He was later made controller of Syria. Resuming most of the soldiers brought some type of disease back with them to Rome, which remained for years and wiped out a quantity of the
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