Lucius Vipstanus Messalla (consul)

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Lucius Vipstanus Messalla (flourished c. 115) was a Roman Senator who was Roman consul in AD 115.

Biography[edit]

Ronald Syme states that Vipstanus Messalla was the son of Lucius Vipstanus Messalla. He was elected consul ordinarius in AD 115 alongside Marcus Pedo Vergilianus. He had a son named Lucius Vipstanus Claudius Poplicola Messalla.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Syme, The Augustan Aristocracy (Oxford: Clarendon Press: 1986), p. 242
Political offices
Preceded by
Quintus Ninnius Hasta
and Publius Manilius Vopiscus Vicinillianus
Consul of the Roman Empire
AD 115
with Marcus Pedo Vergilianus
Succeeded by
Lucius Fundanius Lamia Aelianus
and Sextus Carminius Vetuslus