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Roman emperors: Gallic Empire

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second century
Gaul   :   third century   :   Palmyra
fourth century
fifth century (West)  :  fifth century (East)
Gold coin of Postumus. Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn (Germany). Photo Jona Lendering. Postumus

full name and date of birth unknown 
Autumn 260: Imperator Caesar Marcus Cassianus Latinius Postumus Augustus 
261: Imperator Caesar Marcus Cassianus Latinius Postumus Germanicus maximus Augustus 
March 269: lynched by soldiers

Picture: Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn  (biography from the Historia Augusta)

Coin of Laelianus. Bode-Museum, Berlin (Germany). Photo Jona Lendering. Laelianus

full name and date of birth unknown 
January 269: Imperator Caesar Gaius Ulpius Cornelius Laelianus
March 269: executed

Picture: Bode-Museum, Berlin (biography from the Historia Augusta)

Coin of Marius. Marius

full name and date of birth unknown 
January 269: Imperator Caesar Marcus Aurelius Marius
Autumn 269: murdered by a member of his household

Picture: ©!! (biography from the Historia Augusta)

Coin of Victorinus. British Museum, London (Britain). Photo Jona Lendering. Victorinus

full name and date of birth unknown 
Autumn 269: Imperator Caesar Marcus Piavonius Victorinus Augustus
Spring 271: murdered by a member of his household

Picture: British Museum, London (biography from the Historia Augusta)

Coin of Tetricus I from Leuna (Germany). Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte, Halle (Germany). Photo Jona Lendering. Tetricus I

full name and date of birth unknown 
Spring 271: Imperator Caesar Gaius Pius Esuvius Tetricus Augustus 
Summer 274: taken captive and pardoned by Aurelian
died of natural causes

Picture: Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte, Halle (biography from the Historia Augusta)

Coin of Tetricus II. Tetricus II

full name and date of birth unknown 
273: Gaius Pius Esuvius Tetricus Caesar
Summer 274: taken captive and pardoned by Aurelian
died of natural causes

son and co-emperor of Tetricus I

Picture: ©!! (biography from the Historia Augusta)


first century
second century
Gaul   :   third century   :   Palmyra
fourth century
fifth century (West)  :  fifth century (East)

Literature

Dietmar Kienast, Römische Kaisertabelle. Grundzüge einer römischen Kaiserchronologie (1990 Darmstadt)