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Name:  Theodosius I
Brief biography:  Roman Emperor 379-395.
Nationality:  Roman
Occupation:  Emperor
Period of rule:  379-395
Date of death:  395
Place of death:  Europe: Italy, Lombardy, Milan

Theodosius, like his namesake father, was a military officer under Valentinian I, who was raised to the rank of co-emperor by Valentinian's son, Gratian, following the death of Valens. Already known for his military prowess, as emperor, Theodosius became particularly known for his piety.

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Theodosius I; Arcadius; Siscia
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Theodosius I; Arcadius; Sirmium
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