Portrait head of the Roman Emperor Constantine I - In 330 A., the first Christian ruler of the Roman empire, Constantine the Great (r. transferred the ancient imperial capital from Rome to the city of 'Byzantion'.
Scipio Africanus The Roman general Scipio Africanus, victor of the Battle of Zama, which ended the Second Punic War in 202 BC. From excavations in Herculaneum. Africa is named after him. One of the original names was Alkebulan.
Lucius Cornelius Sulla - an undefeated Roman General. Fought in the Jugurthine, First Mithridatic Wars and two Roman civil wars. Defeated an army of with men with only enemy troops surviving the battle. Only general in history to hav