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The Roman emperor Pertinax was killed #onthisday in AD 193, only 87 days into his reign http://ow.ly/KPsm7

The Roman emperor Pertinax was killed #onthisday in AD 193, only 87 days into his reign http://ow.ly/KPsm7

Today in History - Feb 19, 0197 - Roman Emperor, Lucius Septimius Severus,' army defeated Clodius Albinus at the Battle of Lugdunum, securing his full control over the Empire.

Today in History - Feb 19, 0197 - Roman Emperor, Lucius Septimius Severus,' army defeated Clodius Albinus at the Battle of Lugdunum, securing his full control over the Empire.

Emperor Pertinax, Roman bust (marble), 2nd century AD, (Musei Vaticani, Vatican City).

Emperor Pertinax, Roman bust (marble), 2nd century AD, (Musei Vaticani, Vatican City).

Pertinax - made emperor by the praetorian guard after Commodus was killed. The guard was promised a large donation, but Pertinax refused to come through with it. The praetorian guard then put Pertinax to death. The 19th Emperor of Rome.

Pertinax - made emperor by the praetorian guard after Commodus was killed. The guard was promised a large donation, but Pertinax refused to come through with it. The praetorian guard then put Pertinax to death. The 19th Emperor of Rome.

Clodius Albinus, Latin: Decimus Clodius Septimius Albinus Augustus; born Hadrumetum, Africa Province (Sousse), Tunisia, ca. 150 – February 19, 197. Was a Roman usurper proclaimed emperor by the legions in Britain and Hispania after the murder of Pertinax in 193, known as "Year of the Five Emperors", and who proclaimed himself emperor again in 196, before his final defeat the following year. Albinus was a severe and often cruel commander, and he has been called the Catiline of his time.

Clodius Albinus, Latin: Decimus Clodius Septimius Albinus Augustus; born Hadrumetum, Africa Province (Sousse), Tunisia, ca. 150 – February 19, 197. Was a Roman usurper proclaimed emperor by the legions in Britain and Hispania after the murder of Pertinax in 193, known as "Year of the Five Emperors", and who proclaimed himself emperor again in 196, before his final defeat the following year. Albinus was a severe and often cruel commander, and he has been called the Catiline of his time.

Pertinax (Latin: Publius Helvius Pertinax Augustus - 1 August 126 – 28 March 193), was Roman Emperor for three months in 193. He is known as the first emperor of the tumultuous Year of the Five Emperors. A high ranking military and Senatorial figure, he tried to restore discipline in the Praetorian Guards, whereupon they rebelled and killed him. Upon his death he was succeeded by Didius Julianus, whose reign was similarly short.

Pertinax (Latin: Publius Helvius Pertinax Augustus - 1 August 126 – 28 March 193), was Roman Emperor for three months in 193. He is known as the first emperor of the tumultuous Year of the Five Emperors. A high ranking military and Senatorial figure, he tried to restore discipline in the Praetorian Guards, whereupon they rebelled and killed him. Upon his death he was succeeded by Didius Julianus, whose reign was similarly short.

The Etruscans * the razor * gold dust on hair * baldness considered a deformity * tutulus * pileus * petasus * Phrygian bonnet, emblem of liberty * helmets * emperor's laurel crown * beauty patch * wigs * Cypriote curls * Messalina's yellow wig * cosmetics and attendants * veils * Poppaea's milk bath * the mask

The Etruscans * the razor * gold dust on hair * baldness considered a deformity * tutulus * pileus * petasus * Phrygian bonnet, emblem of liberty * helmets * emperor's laurel crown * beauty patch * wigs * Cypriote curls * Messalina's yellow wig * cosmetics and attendants * veils * Poppaea's milk bath * the mask

Tondo mit Septimus Severus und seiner Familie (Tondo showing the Severan dynasty, the family of Roman Emperor Septimius Severus), Tempera auf Holz, Dm 30,5 cm, Date	~199-201 Source	Berlin, Antikensammlung (Inv.: 31329)

Tondo mit Septimus Severus und seiner Familie (Tondo showing the Severan dynasty, the family of Roman Emperor Septimius Severus), Tempera auf Holz, Dm 30,5 cm, Date ~199-201 Source Berlin, Antikensammlung (Inv.: 31329)

Julia Domna, the educated and strong-willied wife of Septimius Severus, mother of Caracalla and Geta.

Julia Domna, the educated and strong-willied wife of Septimius Severus, mother of Caracalla and Geta.

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