Monday, September 14, 2015

History Trivia - Domitian becomes Emperor of the Roman Empire

Sept 14

 81 Domitian became Emperor of the Roman Empire upon the death of his brother Titus. 

891 Pope Stephen V died. The pontificate of Stephen witnessed the disintegration of the Carolingian Empire. 

1523 Pope Adrian VI died. Adrian VI was the only Dutch pope, and the last non-Italian pope to be elected until Pope John Paul II in the twentieth century. 

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