On This Day

December 192 AD in History

Events in History


MurderAssassination Attempt

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

Deaths in History


MurderCommodus

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

Roman Emperor Commodus
Roman Emperor
Commodus