HM George I's 28-Great Grandfather. Early life and reign as co-emperor. Eventually, after the death of his brothers; Constantine II and Constans, he became sole ruler of the Roman Empire. HRE Ferdinand I's 26-Great Grandfather. Although the first part of Constans’ rule was quite successful, he gradually began to lose his authority. In 641 AD he was made co-emperor with Heraklonas, who had been accused of murdering Constans' father, the Emperor Constantine III. Flavius Julius Constantius (AD 317 – AD 361) Constantius II was born in Illyricum in August AD 317, the son of Constantine the Great and Fausta, and was proclaimed Caesar in AD 323.. the eleventh year of Constans II. Heraclius died on 11 February 641. After the death of Constans Heraclius' brother, Constantine IV, ascended the throne as senior emperor. Poss. Death. Constans II (Greek: Κώνστας Β', Kōnstas II Latin: Heraclius Constantinus or Flavius Constantinus Augustus); 7 November 630 – 15 September 668), also called Constantine the Bearded (Kōnstantinos Pogonatos), was Byzantine Emperor from 641 to 668. Constans II (EMPEROR) of the EAST. Flavius Julius Constantius II was the second son of Constantine I and Fausta. Constantine attempted to have both Heraclius and Tiberius removed as co-emperors, which sparked a popular revolt in 681. His will left the throne to his two sons as co-rulers to each other. Constans II (Greek: Κώνστας Β', Kōnstas II), also called Constantine the Bearded (7 November 630 - 15 September 668), was Byzantine emperor from 641 to 668. Byzantine Emperor. He was the son of Emperor Constans II and Fausta, who was elevated in 659, before his father departed for Italy. to the fifteenth of Pogo-natus1 with his brothers, or the year of their father's death. Poss. Otherwise the attribution of these pieces to Heraclius I., Heraclius Constantine, and Martina would leave a con-siderable gap unaccounted for, from the date of their associ-ation until this eleventh year of Constans II. Constans II (Greek: Κώνστας Β', Kōnstas II; Latin: Heraclius Constantinus Augustus or Flavius Constantinus Augustus; 7 November 630 – 15 September 668), also called Constantine the Bearded (Κωνσταντῖνος ὁ Πωγωνάτος Kōnstantinos ho Pogonatos), was emperor of the Byzantine Empire from 641 to 668. Agnes Harris's 34-Great Grandfather. He was named after his grandfather Constantius I Chlorus. In AD 337, at the death of his father Constantine, he acceded to the throne together with his two brothers Constantine II and Constans.But this accession by the three brothers was tainted by the murder of … Poss. He defeated his brother Constantine II in 340, but anger in the army over his personal life and preference for his barbarian bodyguards led the general Magnentius to rebel, resulting in the assassination of Constans in 350. In 642, he became the last Roman Consul in history. He was the last emperor to serve as consul, in 642. Born: 630 Died: 668 Sicily murdered in bath. He was the last emperor to serve as consul, in 642. He was baptized with the name Heraklios and took Constantine as his official name, but is known to history by his diminutive nickname, Constans. Constantius was born in 317 AD and given the rank of Caesar 324AD. The emperor, together with Constantius II, issued a law prohibiting pagan sacrifices, but already in 343, under pressure from the pagan nobility of Rome, Constans was forced to suspend the law. Valentinus enters historical record as adjutant of Philagrius, the sakellarios, the Treasurer Irakli. 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