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Larginus Proculus
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[German version]

(Πρόκλος; Próklos) is said, according to Cass. Dio 67,16,2, to have foretold the death of Domitian in Germania; he was condemned in Rome but saved after Domitian had actually been murdered on the predicted day, and was richly rewarded by Nerva.

Bibliography

W. and H. G. Gundel, Astrologumena, 1966, 177

A. Stein, s.v. L., RE 12, 834f.

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Hübner, Wolfgang (Münster), “Larginus Proculus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 02 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e631620>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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