Amidst growing opposition, Elagabalus, just 18 years old, was assassinated and replaced by his cousin Severus Alexander on 11 March , who ruled for 13 years before his own assassination, which marked the epoch event for the Crisis of the Third Century. Large archive of ancient Roman and provincial coins bearing the image of Elagabalus. Later historians suggest Elagabalus showed a disregard for Roman religious traditions and sexual taboos. Toronto: Cabaret Theatre Company. Gibbon not only accepted and expressed outrage at the allegations of the ancient historians, but he might have added some details of his own; he is the first historian known to claim that Gannys was a eunuch , for example. Sources often considered more credible than the Augustan History include the contemporary historians Cassius Dio and Herodian.
Daleyza. Age: 31.
His life and character have informed or at least inspired many famous works of art, by Decadents, even by contemporary artists.
Hunter. Age: 27.
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The legions were dismayed by his behaviour and quickly came to regret having supported his accession. Consul of the Roman Empire with Severus Alexander. Elagabalus is considered by some to be an early transgender figure and one of the first on record as seeking sex reassignment surgery. Italics indicates a co-emperor, while underlining indicates a usurper. Interlude: Macrinus —