Rome Timeline

  • 293

    Diocletion split empire into four sections ruled by two co-emperors

  • 324

    Constantine I defeated Lucinius and took over sole rule of Empire

  • 330

    Prosecutions of Christians

  • 330

    Capitol moved from Rome to Constantinopole

  • 395

    Empire divided into East and West

  • 452

    Attila the Hun invaded Italy

    Attila had to stay out of Rome as request of Pope Leo I
  • 455

    Rome sacked by Vandals

  • 476

    Fall of the Western Roman Empire by invasion of Goths

  • Period: 527 to 565

    Justinian

    Emperor of Rome 527-565 A.D.
  • Period: 554 to Sep 28, 1453

    Eastern Empire survived as the Byzantine Empire

  • Period: to

    Hadrian's wall was built in Britain

    121 - 126 A.D.
  • Hadrian ordered building of Pantheon in Rome

    130 A.D.