Top 10 Facts about Caracalla

Rivalry between siblings

The Roman Empire became known to the world for the good works done by the great emperors Augustus, Trajan, Hadrian, and Vespasian. However, like all other empires, it was not free from the worst emperors, …

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Top 10 Greatest Roman Emperors

Roman-Emperor-Vespasian

Rome regarded their leaders or emperors as their kings and, in some cases, as their god. The act of the emperor was followed and copied by almost all the people. So, the position this Empire …

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Top 10 Most Famous Roman Generals

Portrait-of-M.-Vipsanius-Agrippa-ca.-25–24-BC-from-Gabii

The rank of general is short for Captain-General, which means an office head (Captain) of the army generally (General).  Emperor is an English word derived from ‘imperator’, the supreme Roman military leaders. Commander meant the …

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Top 10 facts of Septimius Severus

Publius Septimius Geta

Septimius Severus, originally named Lucius Septimius Severus Pertinax, was born on 11th April, 145 in Leptis Magna Tripolitania.  He was one of the most powerful and significant emperors of Rome. He ruled for about 17 …

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Top 10 Ancient Roman Weapons

Depiction of slinger

The Roman army strikes us with the imagination of hand-to-hand and heavy infantry, but it was a lot more complicated than that. The Romans adapted to any strategic and tactical situation, and it did use …

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Top 10 Civil Wars That Transformed Rome

Ruins of Aeclanum town during Sullas first civil war

The Roman conquerors valiantly fought many battles and positioned Rome as the most prolific city of its times. At the ostensibly united front, Romans established their reign far and wide. However, amidst the successful veneer …

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Top 10 Worst Roman Emperors

Roman Emperor Domitian

Roman civilization had numerous great leaders and emperors. However, not all of them were favored by their people. The emperors like Commodus, Domitian, Nero, and Honorius were the worst in ancient Roman civilization. The reason …

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