On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 311 AD

  • May 5 Galerius, Emperor of Rome (305-311) ended persecution of Christianity in the East, dies of disease
  • Nov 25 Peter of Alexandria, Christian martyr

Person of interestDiocletian

Dec 3 Diocletian, Roman Emperor (284-305), dies at 66

Roman Emperor Diocletian
Roman Emperor