Publius Helvius Pertinax Roman Emperor

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  • 126

    Publius Helvius Pertinax is born in Alba Ponpeia in Liguria

  • Period:
    126
    to
    193

    Pertinax J.C.F.

  • 151

    Pertinax starts a career of teaching grammar

  • 161

    Because of low wages, Pertinax decides on a military career

  • 161

    Pertinax retires from teaching

  • 175

    Pertinax is named a suffect consul

    Pertinax is named a suffect consul
  • 180

    Pertinax is named the governor of Britannia

    Pertinax is named the governor of Britannia
  • 192

    Commodus dies

    After an attempt to poison commodus failed, an athlete by the name of Narcissus who was the wrestling partner of Commodus, overpowered and strangled him in his bed the same night.
  • 192

    Pertinax is named the emperor of Rome

  • 193

    Pertinax is struckdown and beheaded

    Pertinax is struckdown and beheaded
    Pertinax only ruled for 87 days and was 67 when he was killed. Pertinax's head was paraded out of the palace on the end of a spear.
  • 193

    Didius Julianus is named emperor of Rome