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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP13 Feb 2020 10:23 p.m. PST

"Hadrian (Publius Aelius Hadrianus Augustus) was Roman Emperor 117-138. Hadrian was the son of the Roman Senator Publius Aelius Hadrianus Afer, who moved to Italy and married Domitia Paulina. When the future Emperor was ten years old, he lost his father. Adrian was brought up under the tutelage of his uncle, the Emperor Trajan, whose granddaughter he married.

He participated in wars with Dacia, was twice awarded for courage and was elected to the Senate. In 108 he became a consul. A few years later he fought in Armenia and Mesopotamia, legate at the headquarters of Trajan. When in 117, the governor of Syria was sent to Dacia to settle the riots there, Hadrian was appointed to replace him, which gave him command over the troops…"

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