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Maxentius

Maxentius: emperor of the Roman world (r. 306-312).

Maxentius
Maxentius
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ruled in Italy and Africa

Successor of: Constantius I Chlorus, Severus II

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Buildings: Basilica of Maxentius; Circus of Maxentius; temple of Venus and Roma (all in Rome)

Succeeded by: Constantine I the Great

This page was created in 2006; last modified on 1 February 2015.