Magnus Maximus #onthisday was born in history 28th August 388 A.D. he was a Western Roman Emperor from 383 A.D.-388 A.D.

In the year of 383 A.D. he had a major battle and was a commander of Britain, while he usurped the throne from the Emperor of Gratian, from which there was a negotiation with Emperor Theodoisus I. A year later he was made emperor of Britannia and Gaul. His brother was holding lands in Italy, Pannonia, Africa and Hispania. The crucial year of 387 A.D. invading of Italy, the defeat by Theodosius I at the battle of save 388 A.D. some say the view of his death saw the end of power and presence in northern Gaul and Britain.