December 31 – Melania the Younger

Melania the Younger (ca. 383–439) was a member of the famous Valeri family, one of the richest, Roman patrician families, or the richest, depending on whom you asked (somebody from the family or outside of it) and who was asking (a doting plebe or a tax collector). They had honors granted no other Roman family,… Continue reading December 31 – Melania the Younger