On This Day

What Happened in December 192 AD

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 31 Roman Emperor Commodus survives poisoning attempt by his mistress only to be strangled in the bath in assassination plot

Roman Emperor Commodus
Roman Emperor
Commodus

Famous Deaths


MurderCommodus

Dec 31 Commodus, Emperor of Rome (180-192), murdered at 31

Roman Emperor Commodus
Roman Emperor
Commodus