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Didius Julianus

Marcus Didius Julianus
Augustus (AD 193)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Didius Julianus infamously bought the support of the Praetorian Guard after the death of Pertinax. However they were not enough to halt the advance of Septimius Severus from the Danube. Didius Julianus was killed and Septimius Severus created Emperor

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