C. 332 AD – He was born on this year in Singidunum. He is the son of the commander of Constantius II’s imperial bodyguards.
363 AD – He was a soldier elected Roman Emperor by the army on the 26th day of June this year upon the death of Emperor Julian during his Sassanid campaign.
364 AD – He died on the 17th of February this year after a reign of only eight months. During his return to Constantinople Jovian was found dead in bed in his tent at Dadastana