A biography of marcus opellius

a biography of marcus opellius Macrinus diadumenianus an online encyclopedia of roman emperors dir atlas macrinus (217-218 ad) michael l meckler ohio state university macrinus marcus opellius macrinus was the first emperor who was neither a senator nor of a senatorial family at the time of his accession.

Roman emperor marcus aurelius was born on april 26, 121, in rome, italy known for his philosophical interests, aurelius was one of the most respected emperors in roman history he was born into a wealthy and politically prominent family. Imperator caesar marcus opellius severus macrinus augustus macrinus ( / m ə ˈ k r.

a biography of marcus opellius Macrinus diadumenianus an online encyclopedia of roman emperors dir atlas macrinus (217-218 ad) michael l meckler ohio state university macrinus marcus opellius macrinus was the first emperor who was neither a senator nor of a senatorial family at the time of his accession.

Marcus aurelius was born on april 26, 121, in italy, and was chosen by emporer hadrian to be his eventual successor in 161, aurelius took control of the roman empire along with his brother verus war and disease threatened rome on all sides. Macrinus biography marcus opellius macrinus (born about 165 ad - 218) was roman emperor for 14 months in 217 and 218 macrinus was born in caesarea (modern cherchell) in the roman province of mauretania in an equestrian middle class family, as opposed to aristocratic senatorial class. In 217, the emperor caracalla was assassinated and replaced by his praetorian prefect, marcus opellius macrinus caracalla's maternal aunt, julia maesa, successfully instigated a revolt among the third legion to have her eldest grandson (and caracalla's cousin), elagabalus, declared emperor in his place.

Bust of macrinus the early life of the emperor marcus opellius macrinus is not well-known his reign was an interlude between two groups of two emperors of the same, severan, dynasty, and although macrinus was.

Diadumenianus (208–18 ce pir 2 o 107) was the son of macrinus (marcus opellius macrinus augustus), the praetorian prefect who became emperor after orchestrating the murder of the emperor caracalla (marcus aurelius antoninus augustus) in 217. Anyhow, he was proclaimed emperor on the eleventh of april, and accepted as title imperator caesar marcus opellius severus macrinus augustus, being the first ruler of the roman world who had descended from a non-senatorial family. Genealogy profile for macrinus, roman emperor marcus opellius severus macrinus augustus (deceased) - genealogy genealogy for marcus opellius severus macrinus augustus (deceased) family tree on geni, with over 185 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

Anthony birley's biography of marcus aurelius manages to give the reader a good view of the life of an emperor by pulling together the very few resources available marcus' early years and education are given in good detail including some letters between marcus and his teachers.

A biography of marcus opellius

Imperator caesar marcus opellius severus macrinus augustus. Diadumenian was born on 14 september 208, named marcus opellius diadumenianus, to macrinus, the praetorian prefect and future emperor, and his possibly fictitious wife nonia celsa macrinus declared himself emperor on 11 april 217, three days after emperor caracalla was assassinated.

  • Marcus opellius macrinus was the first emperor who was neither a senator nor of a senatorial family at the time of his accession his 14-month reign was spent entirely in the east, where he proved unable to maintain the influence gained in the region by the campaigns of his predecessor,.

The greatest algerian of all times: algerian roman emperor marcus opellius macrinus he was born in or around 165 ce, at caesarea, the capital of the roman province of mauretania caesariensis caesarea, modernly known as cherchell in algeria, was a. He was called elagabalus only after his death in 217, the emperor caracalla was assassinated and replaced by his praetorian prefect, marcus opellius macrinus caracalla's maternal aunt, julia maesa, successfully instigated a revolt among the third legion to have her eldest grandson (and caracalla's cousin), elagabalus, declared emperor in his place.

a biography of marcus opellius Macrinus diadumenianus an online encyclopedia of roman emperors dir atlas macrinus (217-218 ad) michael l meckler ohio state university macrinus marcus opellius macrinus was the first emperor who was neither a senator nor of a senatorial family at the time of his accession. a biography of marcus opellius Macrinus diadumenianus an online encyclopedia of roman emperors dir atlas macrinus (217-218 ad) michael l meckler ohio state university macrinus marcus opellius macrinus was the first emperor who was neither a senator nor of a senatorial family at the time of his accession.
A biography of marcus opellius
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