The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

Maxentius Becomes Emperor of Rome (306 CE) Options
Daemon
Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 25,740
Neurons: 76,398
Location: Inside Farlex computers
Maxentius Becomes Emperor of Rome (306 CE)

Shortly after Roman co-emperors Diocletian and Maximian retired, Maximian's successor, Constantius, died. The Romans, discontented with the shift of power away from Rome, supported Maximian's son, Maxentius, who claimed the throne. His father came out of retirement to help him when Severus and Galerius claimed the throne and tried to overthrow him. Severus was compelled to surrender, and Galerius withdrew. Maxentius and his father fell out, however, and Maxentius was defeated by whom in 312 CE? More...
KSPavan
Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 2:23:21 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 4,535
Neurons: 2,696,277
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
This Day in History
Maxentius Becomes Emperor of Rome (306 CE)
Shortly after Roman co-emperors Diocletian and Maximian retired, Maximian's successor, Constantius, died. The Romans, discontented with the shift of power away from Rome, supported Maximian's son, Maxentius, who claimed the throne. His father came out of retirement to help him when Severus and Galerius claimed the throne and tried to overthrow him. Severus was compelled to surrender, and Galerius withdrew.
KSPavan
Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 2:23:22 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 4,535
Neurons: 2,696,277
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
This Day in History
Maxentius Becomes Emperor of Rome (306 CE)
Shortly after Roman co-emperors Diocletian and Maximian retired, Maximian's successor, Constantius, died. The Romans, discontented with the shift of power away from Rome, supported Maximian's son, Maxentius, who claimed the throne. His father came out of retirement to help him when Severus and Galerius claimed the throne and tried to overthrow him. Severus was compelled to surrender, and Galerius withdrew.
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2008-2018 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.