Licinius I (Laitin: Gaius Valerius Licinianus Licinius Augustus;[note 1][3][4] c. 263–325) wis a Roman emperor frae 308 tae 324.

Licinius
58t Emperor o the Roman Empire
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Cunyie o Licinius
Ring11 November 308 – 311 (as Augustus in the wast, wi Galerius in the east);
311–313 (Augustus in the wast, wi Maximinus in the east)
313–324 (Augustus in the east, wi Constantine in the wast – in 314 an 324 in competition wi him)
PredecessorSeverus
SuccessorConstantine I
Bornc. 263[1] or c. 265[2]
Moesia Superior, near Zaječar in modren-day Serbie
Dee'dWare o 325 (aged 57–60)
Thessalonica
Wife
IssueLicinius II
Full name
Gaius Valerius Licinianus Licinius Augustus

NotesEedit

  1. In Clessical Laitin, Licinius' name would be inscribed as GAIVS VALERIVS LICINIANVS LICINIVS AVGVSTVS.

ReferencesEedit

  1. Adkins, Lesley; Adkins, Roy (1998). Handbook to life in ancient Rome. New York: Oxford University Press. p. 31. ISBN 0-19-512332-8.
  2. Meijer, Fik (2004). Emperors don't die in bed. London: Routledge. p. 120. ISBN 0-415-31201-9.
  3. Lendering, Jona. "Licinius". Livius.org.
  4. Canduci, Alexander (2010). Triumph & Tragedy: The Rise and Fall of Rome's Immortal Emperors. Pier 9. p. 125. ISBN 978-1-74196-598-8.