On This Day

What Happened in July 138 AD

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 11 Antoninus Pius succeeds Hadrian as Emperor of Rome

Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius
Roman Emperor
Antoninus Pius
Roman Emperor Hadrian
Roman Emperor
Hadrian

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHadrian

Jul 10 Hadrian, Roman emperor (117-138), dies at 62

Roman Emperor Hadrian
Roman Emperor
Hadrian