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Caligula becomes the third Emperor of Rome

Today on March 18th AD 37, the notoriously cruel Caligula was proclaimed the third Emperor of Rome. Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, simply known as...
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Nero Becomes The Fifth Emperor of the Roman Empire

Today on October 13, 54, Nero was proclaimed Emperor of Rome, commencing thirteen years of tyranny and chaos. Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, simply known...
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Marcus Aurelius becomes the 16th Emperor of Rome

Today on March 7th 161, Marcus Aurelius was proclaimed the joint sixteenth Emperor of Rome alongside his adopted step-brother Verus. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus, also...

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