Roman emperors


caesar

Julius Caesar, Dictator for life
(49 - 44 BC)

caesar

Augustus

Julio-Claudian dynasty

27BC-14AD: Octavian or Augustus
Tiberius 14-37: Tiberius
  37-41: Caligula
claudius 41-54: Claudius
nero 54-68: Nero
 

Year of the Four Emperors

68-69: Galba

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  69: Otho
69: Vitellius
vespasian

Flavian dynasy

69-79: Vespasian

titus 79-81: Titus
domitian 81-96: Domitian
 

Five Good Emperors

96-98: Nerva
trajan 98-117: Trajan
hadrian 117-38: Hadrian
pius 138-61: Antoninus Pius
aurelius 161-80: Marcus Aurelius
  161-69: Lucius Aurelius Verus
  180-92: Commodus
  193: Pertinax
193: Didius Julian
  193-211: Septimius Severus
  211-17: Caracalla
  209-11: Geta
  217-18: Macrinus
  218-22: Elagabalus
  222-35: Alexander Severus
  235-38: Maximin
 

238: Gordian I

238: Gordian II

238: Pupienus

238: Balbinus

  238-44: Gordian III
 

244-49: Philipp "Arabs"

  249-51: Decius
  251: Hostilian
  251-53: Gallus
  253: Aemilian
  253-59: Valerian
  259-68: Gallienus
  268-70: Claudius II
  270: Quintillus
  270-75: Aurelian
  275-76: Tacitus
  276: Florian
  276-82: Probus
  282-83: Carus
  283-84: Numerian
  283-85: Carinus
diocletian 284-305: Diocletian

286-305: Maximian

  305-306: Constantius I
305-311: Galerius
  306-7: Severus
  306-8: Maximian
maxentius 306-12: Maxentius
  308-13: Maximinus Daia
  311-24: Licinius
pray

311-37: Constantine I

Constantine coins

  337-40: Constantine II
  337-61: Constantius II
  337-50: Constans
  361-63: Julian
  363-64: Jovian
  364-75: Valentinian I
  364-78: (East) Valens
  375-83: (West) Gratian
  375-92: (West) Valentinian II
  379-95: (West) Theodosius
  383-88: Maximus
  392-94: Eugenius
  395-408: (East) Arcadius
  395-423: (West) Honorius
  421: Constantius III
  423-25: Johannes
  408-50: (East) Theodosius II
  425-55: (West) Valentinian III
  450-57: (East) Marcian
  455: (West) Petronius
  455-56: (West) Avitus
  457-61: (West) Majorian
  457-74: (East) Leo I
  461-65: (West) Severus
  467-72: (West) Anthemius
  472: (West) Olybrius
  473: (West) Glycerius
  473-75: (West) Julius Nepos
  473-74: (East) Leo II
  474-91: (East) Zeno
  475-76: (West) Romulus Augustulus

 

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This page is adapted from The Time Line of the Roman Empire.