Antoninus Pius Biography

Antoninus Pius, also known as Antoninus, was Roman Emperor from 138 to 161. He was a member of the Nerva–Antonine dynasty and the Aurelii.

He acquired the name Pius after his accession to the throne, either because he compelled the Senate to deify his adoptive father Hadrian, or because he had saved senators sentenced to death by Hadrian in his later years. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Antoninus Pius
Full Name:
Titus Fulvius Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius
Profession:
Roman emperor
Date of Birth:
September 19, 86
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Date of Death:
March 7, 161
Age at Death:
74
Antoninus Pius Timeline
  • 161-03-07
    Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius dies and is succeeded by co-Emperors Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, an unprecedented political arrangement in the Roman Empire.
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