Kaiserbiographien: Probus (276 – 282)

Sonntag, Januar 28th, 2018

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 37 [20.03.2017] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [02.02.2000] Probus (276-282 A.D.) and Rival Claimants (Proculus, Bonosus, and Saturninus) of the 280s von Robin Mc Mahon (New York University) Probus’s Background M. Aurelius Probus was most likely born in Sirmium in 232 A.D. It is difficult to reconstruct […]

Tags: Ägypten, Altertum, Biographien, Florianus, Gallien, Kaiser, Probus, Senat, Tacitus, Usurpation
 

Kaiserbiographien: Florianus (276)

Montag, August 28th, 2017

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 38 [28.08.2017] / Paulys Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft Bd. I.2 (1894), Sp. 2266 M. Annius Florianus von P. v. Rohden Kaiser im J. 276 n. Chr. Leiblicher Bruder des Kaisers (M. Claudius) Tacitus (275–276), Hist. Aug. Tac. 14, 1. 9, 6. Unter ihm Praefectus praetorio (ὕπαρχος), Zonar. XII 28. Zosim. I 63. […]

Tags: Altertum, Biographien, Kaiser, Römische Kaiserzeit
 

Kaiserbiographien: Tacitus (275 – 276)

Montag, März 20th, 2017

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 37 [20.03.2017] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [02.02.2000] Tacitus (275-276 A.D.) von Robin Mc Mahon (New York University) Historia Augusta regarding Tacitus‘ earlier career, including the claim he was related to the historian Tacitus, have been rejected by historians as fictitious.[[3]] The most reliable sources for Tacitus‘ […]

Tags: 3. Jahrhundert, Altertum, Biographien, Historia Augusta, Kaiser, Numismatik, Spätantike
 

Kaiserbiographien: Claudius Gothicus / Qunitillus (268-270)

Sonntag, Juni 19th, 2016

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 35 [19.06.2016] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [19.06.2001] Claudius II Gothicus [und Quintillus]  (268-270) von Richard D. Weigel (Western Kentucky University) [http://www.roman-emperors.org/Claudius_Gothicus.jpg] M. Aurelius Claudius, known to history as Claudius Gothicus or Claudius II, was born in either Dalmatia or Illyria on May 10, probably in A.D. […]

Tags: 3. Jahrhundert, Altertum, Biographien, Claudius Gothicus, Gothen, Historia Augusta, Kaiser, Quintillus, Römische Geschichte
 

Kaiserbiographien: Gallienus (253 – 268)

Sonntag, Januar 31st, 2016

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 34 [31.01.2016] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [03.08.1998] Valerian (A.D. 253-260) and Gallienus (A.D. 253-268) Richard D. Weigel (Western Kentucky University) P. Licinius Valerianus, or Valerian, was unusual for his time period in that he was an emperor who came from an old Roman senatorial family. He […]

Tags: Altertum, Gallienus, Kaiser, Reformen, Römische Geschichte
 

Kaiserbiographien: Valerianus Publius Licinius (253 – 260)

Samstag, September 26th, 2015

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 33 [25.09.2015] / Encyclopædia Britannica Bd. XXVII (111910/11), S. 859 Valerianus Publius Licinius (253-260 n. Chr.) Principal unsigned article Roman emperor from A.D. 253 to 260. He was of noble family, and in 238 was princeps senatus. In 251, when Decius revived the censorship with legislative and executive powers so extensive that […]

Tags: Altertum, Biographien, Gallus, Gothen, Kaiser, Krieg, Perser, Shapur, Tod
 

Kaiserbiographien: Marcus Aemilius Aemilianus (253)

Dienstag, Juni 23rd, 2015

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 32 [23.06.2015] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [21.07.2002] Marcus Aemilius Aemilianus (ca. July – ca. Sept. 253) von Thomas Banchich (Canisius College) [Abb. einer Münze] Biography The anonymous late 4th-century Epitome de Caesaribus sets the birthplace of Aemilianus (PIR2 A330) „on the island Meninx, which is now […]

Tags: Aemilianus, Altertum, Biographien, Kaiser, Marcus Aemilius Aemilianus, Römische Geschichte
 

Kaiserbiographien: Trebonianus Gallus / Gaius Vibius Volusianus (251 – 253)

Mittwoch, April 22nd, 2015

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 31 [22.04.2015] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [01.07.2002] Trebonianus Gallus (251-253 A.D.) and Gaius Vibius Volusianus (251-253 A.D.) von R. Scott Moore (Indiana University of Pennsylvania) [Abb.en zu Gallus und Volusianus] Early Career and Accession Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus was born around the year 206 AD in […]

Tags: Altertum, Biographien, Kaiser, Moesia, Pest, Römische Geschichte
 

Kaiserbiographien: Trajan Decius (249 – 251)

Samstag, März 28th, 2015

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 30 [28.03.2015] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [21.07.2002] Trajan Decius […] and Usurpers During His Reign von Geoffrey Nathan (San Diego State University) und Robin McMahon (New York University) [Abb. zu Decius] Geoffrey Nathan: Trajan Decius (249-251 A.D.) Early Life and Public Career Any discussion of Decius […]

Tags: Altertum, Biographien, Iulius Valens Licinianus, Kaiser, T. Julius Priscus
 

Kaiserbiographien: Philippus Arabs (244 – 249 n. Chr.)

Freitag, Februar 20th, 2015

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 29 [20.02.2015] / De Imperatorbibus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers [07.06.1999] Philip the Arab and Rival Claimants of the later 240s von Michael L. Meckler (Ohio State University) und Christian Körner (University of Bern) [Abb.en zu Philip I. Pacatianus, Iotapianus, Silbannacus, Sponsianus, Philip II.] Michael L. Meckler: Philip the Arab […]

Tags: Biographien, Christentum, Iotapianus, Jubiläum, Kaiser, Pacatianus, Philippus Arabs, Rebellion, Silbannacus, Sponsianus