Constantine the Great

End of Christians persecution
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311 Jan 1

End of Christians persecution

İzmit, Kocaeli, Turkey

Galerius falls ill in 311, and as his last act in power, sends a letter that restores religious freedom to Christians. However, he soon dies thereafter. This sets off a war between Constantine and Maxentius, who barricades himself in Rome.

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