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308 AD in History

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 11 The Congress of Carnuntum: Attempting to keep peace within the Roman Empire, the leaders of the Tetrarchy declare Maxentius and Licinius to be Augusti, while rival contender Constantine I is declared Caesar of Britain and Gaul.

Roman Emperor Maxentius
Roman Emperor
Maxentius
Roman Emperor Constantine the Great
Roman Emperor
Constantine the Great

Deaths in History

  • Jan 16 Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies
  • Mar 7 Saint Eubulus, Christian martyr. killed in Caesarea