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Chronological List of Roman Emperors
Please note this list is not complete, especially additional relatives are known on provincial coins
 

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Imperators / Emperors Relatives
Sulla
Pompeius Magnus

Julius Caesar (+44 BC) 

C Cassius
M Brutus
Labienus
Ahenobarbus

Sextus Pompeius
Gneus Pompeius Junior

Lucius Antonius
Lepidus
Marcus Antonius (+31 BC) 

Cleopatra (+31 BC) 

Augustus (27 BC - 14 AD)


 
 

Caesarion (Son Cleopatra and Caesar)
 
 
 
 
 

Fulvia (wife of Marc Antony)
Octavia (sister of Augustus) 
 

Cleopatra Selene (daughter of Cleopatra and Marc Antony)

Livia (Wife of Augustus)

Agrippa(son in law)
Julia(Daughter of Augustus and Wife of Agrippa)
Caius and Lucius (Sons of Agrippa and Julia)
Tiberius (14 - 37) Drusus minor (Son of Tiberius)
Livilla (wife of Drusus minor, daughter of Drusus major and Antonia)
Nero Claudius Drusus (Brother of Tiberius)
Antonia(Wife of Nero Claudius Drusus)
Germanicus(Son of Nero Claudius Drusus and Antonia)
Agrippina Senior (Wife of Germanicus)
Nero and Drusus Caesar (Sons of Germanicus and Agrippina)
Caligula (37 - 41) Caesonia (Wife of Caligula)
Agrippina, Drusilla, Julia (Sisters of Caligula)
Claudius (41 - 54) Messalina, Valeria (3. Wife of Claudius)
Octavia and Antonia (daughters of Claudius)
Britannicus(Son of Claudius and Messalina)
Agrippina Junior (4. Wife of Claudius)
Nero (54 - 68) Poppaea (2nd Wife of Nero)
Messalina, Statilia (3. Wife of Nero)
  Clodius Macer (68)
Galba (68 - 69)
Otho (69)
Vitellius (69) Lucius Vitellius (Father of Vitellius)
Vespasian (69 - 79) Domitilla(Wife)
Domitilla Junior (Daughter of Vespasian and Domitilla)
Titus (79 - 81) Julia Titi (Daughter of Titus)
Domitian(81 - 96) Domitia (Wife)
Vespasian Junior (son of Domitian)
Nerva (96 - 98)
Trajan (98 - 117) Plotina (Wife)
Trajan Pater (Father of Trajan)
Marciana(Sister of Trajan)
Matidia(Daughter of Marciana)
Hadrian (117 - 138) Sabina (Wife)
Aelius(Caesar136 - 138)
Antoninus Pius (138 - 161) Faustina Senior (Wife) 
Galerius Antonius (Son)
Marc Aurel (161 - 180) Faustina Junior (Wife) 
Annius Verus (Son)
Lucius Verus (161 - 169) Lucilla(Wife)
Commodus (177 - 192) Crispina (Wife)
Pertinax(193)
Didius Julianus (193) Manlia Scantilla (Wife)
Didia Clara (Daughter of Didius Julianus)
Pescennius Niger (193 - 194)
  Clodius Albinus (195 - 197)
Septimius Severus (193 - 211) Julia Domna (Wife)
Caracalla(198 - 217) Plautilla(Wife)
Geta(209 - 212)
Macrinus(217 - 218)
Diadumenian(218)
Elagabal(218 - 222) Julia Paula (Wife)
Aquilia Severa (Wife)
Annia Faustina (Wife)
Julia Soaemias (Mother of Elagabal)
Julia Maesa (Grandmother of Elagabal)
Severus Alexander (222 - 235) Orbiana(Wife)
Julia Mamaea (Mother of Severus Alexander)
Maximinus I. (235 - 238) Paulina(Wife)
Maximus(Caesar 235 - 238)
Gordian I. (238)
GordianII. (238)
Balbinus(238)
Pupienus(238)
Gordian III. (238 - 244) Tranquillina (Wife)
Philipp I. (244 - 249) Otacilia Severa (Wife) 
Julianus Marinus (Father)
Philipp II. (247 - 249)
   Pacatian(ca. 248)
   Jotapian(ca. 248)
Trajan Decius (249 - 251) Herennia Etruscilla (Wife)
Herennius Etruscus (251)
Hostilian(251)
TrebonianGallus (251 - 253)
Volusian(251 - 253)
   Aemilian(253) Cornelia Supera (Wife)
   Uranius Antoninus(ca. 253 -254)
Valerian I. (253 - 260) Mariniana(Wife)
Gallienus(253 - 268) Salonina (Wife)
Saloninus(260) Valerian II. (Caesar256 - 258)
  Macrianus(260 - 261)
  Quietus(260 - 261)
   Regalianus(ca. 260) Dryantilla(Wife)
   Postumus(260 - 269)
   Laelian(269)
   Marius(269)
   Victorinus(269 - 270)
   Domitianus(271, 2 known coins)  
   Tetricus I. (271 - 274) Tetricus II. (Caesar ca. 271 - 274)
Claudius II. Gothicus (268 - 270)
Quintillus(270)
Aurelian(270 - 275) Severina(Wife)
   Vabalathus(271 - 272) Zenobia(mother)
Tacitus(275 - 276)
Florian(276)
Probus(276 - 282)
   Bonosus(ca. 280)
   Saturninus(280)
Carus(282 - 283)
Numerian(283 -284)
Carinus(283 - 285) Magnia Urbica (Wife)
Nigrinian(Son of Carinus)
Julian I. (284 - 285) of Pannonia
Diocletian(284 - 305)
   Carausius(287 - 293)
   Allectus(293 - 296)
   DomitiusDomitian (296 - 297)
Maximianus (286 - 305, 306 - 308, 310)
Constantius I. (305 - 306)
Galerius(305 - 311) Galeria Valeria (Wife)
Severus II. (306 - 307)
Maximinus II. (309 - 313)
  Maxentius(306 - 312) Romulus(Son of Maxentius)
  Alexander(311)
Licinius I. (308 - 324) Constantia(Wife)
Licinius II. (Caesar 317 - 324)
  Valens(314)
  Martinian (324)
Constantin I. (307 - 337) Fausta(Wife)
Helena(Mother of Constantin I.)
Theodora(Wife of Constantius I.)
Crispus(Caesar 317 - 326)
Delmatius(Caesar 335 - 337)
Hannibalian(Rex 335 - 337)
ConstantinII. (337 - 340)
Constans(337 - 350)
Constantius II. (337 - 361) Constantius Gallus (Caesar 351 - 354)
  Magnentius(350 - 353) Decentius(Caesar 351 - 353)
  Vetranio(350)
  Nepotian(350)
Julian II. (360 - 363)
Jovian(363 - 364)
Valentinian I. (364 - 375)
Valens(364 - 378)
  Procopius(365 - 366)
Gratian(367 - 383)
Valentinian II. (375 - 392)
Theodosius I. (379 - 395) Aelia Flaccilla (Wife)
  Magnus Maximus (383 - 388)
  Flavius Victor (387 - 388)
  Eugenius(392 - 394)
Arcadius(383 - 408) Eudoxia(Wife)
Honorius (393 - 423)
  Constantin III. (407 - 411)
  Constans(408 - 411)
  Maximus (409 - 411)
  Priscus Attalus (409 - 410, 414 - 415)
  Jovinus (411 - 413)
  Sebastianus(412 - 413)
  Constantius III. (421) Gallia Placidia (Wife)
  Johannes(423 - 425)
TheodosiusII. (402 - 450) Eudocia(Wife)
Pulcheria(Sister of Theodosius II.)
Valentinian III. (425 - 455) Licinia Eudoxia (Wife)
Bonifatius (of Africa) Honoria(Sister of Valentinian III.)
Marcian(450 - 457)
Petronius Maximus (455)
Avitus(455 - 456)
Leo I. (457 - 474) Verina(Wife)
Leo II. (473 - 474)
Majorian(457 - 461)
Severus III. (461 - 465)
Anthemius(467 - 472) Euphemia(Wife)
Olybrius(472)
Glycerius(473 - 474)
Julius Nepos (474 - 475)
Romulus Augustus (475 - 476)
Zeno (474 - 491)
Zeno and Leo Caesar 476-477 AD
Ariadne(Wife)
Basiliscus(475 - 476) Zenonis(Wife)
Leontius(484 - 488)
Anastasius(491 - 518)

Byzantine Emperors covered in the Roman Numismatic Gallery
Justinus I, 518-527
Justinus I and Justinianus, 527
Justinianus, 527-565
Justinus II (565-578)
Tiberius II Constantinus (578-583)
Mauricius Tiberius (582-602)
Phocas (602-610)
Heraclius (610-641) with his 2 sons, 638-9
Constans II with his 3 sons, 654-659
Justinianus II first reign 685-695, second 705-711

only select emperors from this point on

Constantine V and Leo IV, 741-775
Constantin VI and Irene, 780-797
Nicephorus and Staurachius, 803-811
Theofilos, 829-842
Leo VI, 886-912
Constantinus VII and Romanus I and Christopher (921-931)
Romanus I (920-944)
Johannes I Tzimisces, 969-976
Basilius II and Constantinus VIII, 976-1025
Basilius II. ca 976-1025
Romanus III, 1028 - 1034
Constantine IX, 1042-1055
Constantine X Ducas, 1059-1067
Manuel I, 1143-1180
Johannes III Ducas of Nicaea, 1222-1254
Andronicus II, and Michael IX, 1295-1320
Johannes VIII, 1423-1448 AD

1453 AD Constantinopolis fell to the Ottoman Empire and became the new Capitol Istanbul

The Roman Numismatic Gallery does not focus on the individual emperor's lives. For further info read a good book, or link to other internet pages, e.g. www.roman-emperors.org