Gallienus

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Gallienus
Gallienus bust.jpg
Bust of Gallienus
41st Emperor o the Roman Empire
Ring253–260 wi Valerian;
260 with Saloninus
260–268 alane
PredecessorAemilianus
SuccessorClaudius II
Bornc. 218
Dee'd268 (aged 50)
Mediolanum, Italy
Wife
IssueValerianus, Saloninus, Marinianus
Full name
Publius Licinius Egnatius Gallienus (frae birth tae accession);
Caesar Publius Licinius Egnatius Gallienus Augustus (as emperor)
FaitherValerian
MitherEgnatia Mariniana

Gallienus (/ˌɡæliˈnəs/; Laitin: Publius Licinius Egnatius Gallienus Augustus;[1] c. 218 – 268) wis Roman Emperor wi his faither Valerian frae 253 tae 260 an alane frae 260 tae 268. He ruled during the Creesis o the Third Century that nearly caused the collapse o the empire. While he won a nummer o militar victories, he wis unable tae prevent the secession o important provinces.

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  1. Gallienus' full teetle at his daith wis IMPERATOR CAESAR PVBLIVS LICINIVS EGNATIVS GALLIENVS PIVS FELIX INVICTVS AVGVSTVS GERMANICVS MAXIMVS PERSICVS PONTIFEX MAXIMVS TRIBUNICIAE POTESTATIS XVI IMPERATOR I CONSUL VII PATER PATRIAE, "Emperor Caesar Publius Licinus Egnatius Gallienus Pious Lucky Unconquered Augustus Germanic Maxim Persic Tribunicial Power 16 times Emperor 1 time Consul 7 times Father of the Fatherland".