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245 AD – He was born Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus this year in Dioclea, near Salona. He established an autocratic government and was responsible for laying the groundwork for the second phase of the Roman Empire, which is known variously as the "Dominate" (as opposed to the Principate instituted by Augustus), the "Tetrarchy", or simply ..

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10 B.C – Born – on the 1st of August – in Ancient Rome, Italy,  Tiberius Claudius Drusus.   14 A.D. – Appealed to his uncle Tiberius to allow him to begin the cursus honorum.   37 A.D. – He was reportedly afflicted with some type of disability, and his family had virtually excluded him from ..

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742 AD – Charlemagne is believed to have been born on the 2nd of April, however several factors led to reconsideration of this traditional date.   768 AD – Charlemagne was 26, he and his younger brother Carloman inherited the kingdom of the Franks.    771 AD – He succeeded his father and co-ruled with ..

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186 AD – Born on April 4th in Lugdunum, Gaul (now Lyon, France). Roman emperor and Stoic philosopher.              – Also known as Marcus Aurelius Severus Antoninus Augustus.   193 AD – When he was seven years old, his name was changed to Marcus Aurelius Antoninus.           ..

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12 AD – Born Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus on the 31st of August. Roman emperor.            – Known by his nickname Caligula, for his extreme extravagance, eccentricity, depravity and cruelty, he is remembered as a despot.   31 AD – Caligula was remanded to the personal care of Tiberius on Capri.   ..

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