Arcadius

Arcadius (Latin: Flavius Arcadius Augustus; Greek: Ἀρκάδιος; 377/378 – 1 May 408) was the Byzantine Emperor from 395 until his death in 408. He was the eldest son of Theodosius I and his first wife Aelia Flaccilla, and brother of the Western Emperor Honorius. A weak ruler, his reign was dominated by a series of powerful ministers and by his wife, Aelia Eudoxia.

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Pulcheria - Biography - Early Life
... Her father was Arcadius, and her mother was Aelia Eudoxia ... Arcadius' reign was marked by the conflict between his wife and the Bishop of Constantinople,“Although his reign (Arcadius) was short, it is remembered in part for the controversial conflicts Eudoxia ... Eudoxia died in 404 and the emperor Arcadius died in 408 ...
Arcadius - Character and Works
... Synesius' De regno, which claims to be addressed to Arcadius himself, contains a tirade against Goths ... A new forum was built in the name of Arcadius, on the seventh hill of Constantinople, the Xērolophos, in which a column was begun to commemorate his 'victory' over Gainas (although the column ... The Pentelic marble portrait head of Arcadius (illustration) was discovered in Istanbul close to the Forum Tauri, in June 1949, in excavating foundations for new buildings of the University ...
Forum Of Arcadius
... The Forum of Arcadius (Latin Forum Arcadii, Greek Φόρος τοῦ Ἀρκαδίου), was built by the Emperor Arcadius in the city of Constantinople ... The Column of Arcadius, located in the center of the forum, was decorated with spiral bands of sculpture in bas relief representing the triumphs of the emperor, like Trajan's Column in Rome ... there was an enormous Corinthian capital surmounted by an equestrian statue of Arcadius, placed there in 421 by his son, Theodosius II ...
Column Of Arcadius
... The column of Arcadius was a Roman triumphal column begun in 401 in the forum of Arcadius in Constantinople to commemorate Arcadius's triumph over the Goths under Gainas in 400 ... Arcadius died in 408, but the decoration of the column was only completed in 421, so the monument was dedicated to his successor Theodosius II ... in the forum Tauri in the 380s, the column of Arcadius follows the tradition of triumphal columns such as those of Trajan and Marcus Aurelius ...
Arcadius Of Mauretania
... Arcadius of Mauretania (died ca ... According to his legend, as Arcadius looked around at all the pieces of him, hacked off, and lying on the ground, he could still speak, and cried out, "You are happy, my members ...