Clodius Albinus

150 - 197

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Decimus Clodius Albinus (c. 150 – 19 February 197) was a Roman imperial pretender between 193 and 197. He was proclaimed emperor by the legions in Britain and Hispania after the murder of Pertinax in 193 (known as the "Year of the Five Emperors"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clodius Albinus has received more than 295,512 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Clodius Albinus is the 1,920th most popular politician (down from 1,876th in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from Tunisia (up from 14th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Tunisian Politician.

Clodius Albinus was a Roman general who was most famous for being the first person to be declared emperor of Rome by the Senate.

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Among politicians, Clodius Albinus ranks 1,920 out of 19,576Before him are Alexios II Komnenos, Georgios Papadopoulos, Simone Veil, Emperor Renzong of Song, Eudokia Makrembolitissa, and Ladislaus IV of Hungary. After him are Eric the Victorious, Clovis II, John II of Castile, Kaloyan of Bulgaria, Anastasios II, and Alfonso XI of Castile.

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Among people born in 150, Clodius Albinus ranks 5Before him are Nagarjuna, Shapur I, Clement of Alexandria, and Pope Zephyrinus. After him are Lucilla, Vologases IV, Zhang Zhongjing, Aristides of Athens, Dian Wei, Terentianus, and Gaius Fulvius Plautianus. Among people deceased in 197, Clodius Albinus ranks 1After him are Dian Wei, and Gogukcheon of Goguryeo.

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In Tunisia

Among people born in Tunisia, Clodius Albinus ranks 13 out of 210Before him are Habib Bourguiba (1903), Zine El Abidine Ben Ali (1936), Gordian II (190), Hamilcar Barca (-275), Masinissa (-238), and Mago Barca (-243). After him are Beji Caid Essebsi (1926), Hanno the Navigator (-633), Aemilianus (207), Hasdrubal Barca (-300), Julia of Corsica (420), and Fatima al-Fihri (800).

Among POLITICIANS In Tunisia

Among politicians born in Tunisia, Clodius Albinus ranks 7Before him are Hannibal (-183), Habib Bourguiba (1903), Zine El Abidine Ben Ali (1936), Gordian II (190), Masinissa (-238), and Mago Barca (-243). After him are Beji Caid Essebsi (1926), Aemilianus (207), Sophonisba (-300), Gunthamund (450), Al-Mu'izz li-Din Allah (931), and Moncef Marzouki (1945).