Crisis of the Third Century (284 - 641 AD) (oct 12, 284 – mar 7, 641)
This crisis was initiated by the assassination of the current Emperor Severus Alexander. Following this, many attempted to claim the position of emperor with no success. There was also a combination of the plague, civil wars, invasions and the downfall of the economy. This lead to the potential demise of the Roman Empire, but it withstood eventually.
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