10th May #onthisday in history 210 A.D. Claudius Gothicus was born, he was the Roman Emperor between the years of 268 A.D. until 270 A.D. during his reign he fought successful campaigns against Almanni and also scored a victory against the Goths at the Battle of Niassus. When he died, due to the Small-pox, which ravaged throughout the provinces of the Empire.