Sextus Martinianus

History, Facts and Information about Sextus Martinianus
The content of this article provides interesting history, facts and information about the Emperor Sextus Martinianus and the all-powerful Caesars who ruled the empire of Ancient Rome.

The word "Caesar" was originally the name of the famous aristocratic patrician family of ancient Rome and became synonymous with the Roman Emperors. Refer to the comprehensive List of Roman Emperors for the names of the most famous Romans, their dynasties and the historic eras of all the Roman Emperors and usurpers.

"Executed on orders from Constantine"

Roman Colosseum Home

 

Famous Romans - History, Facts and information about the Roman Emperor Sextus Martinianus *** The Life, History and short Biography of Sextus Martinianus *** Fast facts, short biography and interesting information *** Sextus Martinianus *** History, facts, short biography and information about the good, bad and downright evil rulers of Ancient Rome *** Facts and information about the life and great power of this Emperor of Rome and the the provinces of the Roman Empire

Sextus Martinianus

Short Biography about the life of Sextus Martinianus
Short Biography profile and facts about one of the most famous Romans of all, in the life of Sextus Martinianus, Emperor of Rome and provinces of the Roman Empire.

Name commonly known as: Sextus Martinianus *** Latin Roman Name: Sextus Marcius Sextus Martinianusus *** Reigned as Roman Emperor / Caesar: July - September 18, 324 nominally as Augustus in the west, with Licinius as Augustus in the east *** Dynasty / Historical Period: In 285 the Roman Empire was split in half by Diocletian - The Western Roman Empire and the other half became known as the Eastern Roman Empire or the Byzantine Empire. *** Place and Date of Death: 324 ***

For the names of the next Roman emperors in the East and the West of the Empire refer to the Timeline of Roman Emperors  

Interesting facts about the life of Sextus Martinianus
Obtain a fast overview of the times of the Roman Emperor Sextus Martinianus from the following facts and information about his life. On the death of Galerius in 311AD there were four men calling themselves Emperors - Licinius I in Asia, Daza Maximin in Egypt, Maxentius at Rome, and Constantine the Great in Gaul. During their joint reigns Licinius and Constantine were almost continuously at war with each other. Sextus Martinianus was the magister officiorum at the court of Licinius I. The magister officiorum was the most powerful civilian official besides the praetorian prefect. Licinius decided to replace Constantine (in name only) as western Augustus. Licinius appointed Sextus Martinianusus as co-emperor July 3 324. Sextus Martinianusus working for Licinius went to Lampsacus (in the Dardanelles) to attack Emperor Constantine as he crossed the Bosporus. Sextus Martinianusus had little impact on the forces of Constantine and on September 18 324 Licinius was defeated for the last time in the Battle of Chrysopolis. Sextus Martinianusus was executed on orders from Constantine, however Licinius was at first spared only to rebel later in league with the Goths.

Sextus Martinianus
The content of this Sextus Martinianus category in the Emperors of Ancient Rome provides free educational details, facts and information for reference and research for schools, colleges and homework. Refer to the Colosseum Sitemap for a comprehensive search on interesting different categories containing the history, facts and information about the lives and people of Ancient Rome.

Famous Romans - History, Facts and information about the Roman Emperor Sextus Martinianus *** The Life, History and short Biography of Sextus Martinianus *** Fast facts, short biography and interesting information *** Sextus Martinianus *** History, facts, short biography and information about the good, bad and downright evil rulers of Ancient Rome *** Facts and information about the life and great power of this Emperor of Rome and the the provinces of the Roman Empire *** Ancient history, facts and interesting information about the Romans

Sextus Martinianus

2017 Siteseen Cookies Policy By Linda Alchin Privacy Statement

The Romans - Sextus Martinianus - Short Biography - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar Ceasar - Caeser - Famous - Short Biography - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar Ceasar - Caeser - Famous People of Ancient Rome - Encyclopedia - Reference - Research - Short Biography - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar Ceasar - Caeser - Famous - Facts - History - Famous - Information - Info - Romans - Italy - Educational - Schools - Colleges - Homework - Anceint - Short Biography - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar - Famous - Short Biography - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar Ceasar - Caeser - Famous - Timeline - Life - Short Biography - Death - Dates - Accomplishments - Achievements - Short Biography - Important Events - Family - Caesar Ceasar - Caeser - Famous - Sextus Martinianus - Written By Linda Alchin

Sextus Martinianus