Gordian II, Date of Birth, Date of Death


Gordian II

Roman Emperor in 238 AD

Date of Birth: 01-Jan-0001

Date of Death: 12-Apr-0238

Profession: military personnel, politician

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Gordian II

  • Gordian II (Latin: Marcus Antonius Gordianus Sempronianus Romanus Africanus Augustus; c.
  • 192 – April 12, 238) was Roman Emperor for 21 days with his father Gordian I in 238, the Year of the Six Emperors.
  • Seeking to overthrow Emperor Maximinus Thrax, he died in battle outside Carthage.
  • Since he died before his father, Gordian II had the shortest reign of any Roman Emperor in the whole of the Empire's history, at 21 days.

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