Famous People Of The 4th Century

One of the most significant historical figures to emerge during the 4th century was the Roman emperor Constantine the Great. He is credited to have restructured the government, separating civil and military authorities, bringing about a major change in the Roman Empire. In the same century, Samudragupta, the fourth ruler of the Gupta Empire vastly expanded the territories under his rule in the Asian region. It was during the same period that scientists, historians, and philosophers like Hypatia, Iamblichus, and Proclus enriched the world with their inventions and discoveries. This section gives you information about the life and works of famous people of the 4th century.

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 1 Aristotle

Aristotle.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 0384 BC
Birthplace: Stagira, Greece
Died: 0322 BC

 2 St. Augustine

St. Augustine.
3
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: November 13, 0354
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Thagaste, Numidia (now Souk Ahras, Algeria)
Died: August 28, 0430
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 3 Hypatia

Hypatia.
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Famous As: Mathematician, Philosopher, Astronomer, Writer
Birthdate: 0360 AD
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: 0415 AD

 4 Porus

Porus.
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Punjab, Indian
Died: 0321 AD

 5 Theodosius I

Theodosius I.
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: January 11, 0347
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Coca, Segovia, Spain
Died: January 17, 0395

 6 Saint Patrick

Saint Patrick.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 0385 AD
Birthplace: Britannia
Died: March 17, 0461

 7 Bindusara

Bindusara.
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Famous As: Second Maurya Emperor
Birthdate: 0320 BC
Died: 0273 BC
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 8 Julian

Julian
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 0331 AD
Birthplace: Constantinople, Roman Empire
Died: June 26, 0363

 9 Hephaestion

Hephaestion
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 0356 AD
Birthplace: Pella, Greece
Died: 0324 AD

 10 John Chrysostom

John Chrysostom.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 0347 AD
Birthplace: Antioch, Turkey
Died: September 14, 0407

 11 Samudragupta

Samudragupta.
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Famous As: Ruler of the Gupta Empire
Birthdate: 0335 AD
Died: 0380 AD

 12 Themis

Themis
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Ancient Greek Titaness
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Greece

 13 Catherine of Alexandria

Catherine of Alexandria.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0287 AD
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: 0305 AD

 14 Darius III

Darius III
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0381 BC
Birthplace: Iran
Died: June 30, 0330

 15 Olympias

Olympias.
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Famous As: Mother of Alexander the Great
Birthdate: 0375 BC
Birthplace: Passaron, Epirus, Ancient Greece
Died: 0316 BC

 16 Chandragupta II

Chandragupta II
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0380 AD
Birthplace: India
Died: 0410 AD

 17 Saint Lucy

Saint Lucy.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0283 AD
Birthplace: Syracuse, Roman Empire
Died: 0304 AD

 18 Anthony the Great

Anthony the Great.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0251 AD
Birthplace: Heracleopolis Magna
Died: January 17, 0356

 19 Athanasius of Alexandria

Athanasius of Alexandria.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Patriarch of Alexandria
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: May 2, 0373

 20 Ambrose

Ambrose
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Doctor
Birthdate: 0340 AD
Birthplace: Trier, Germany
Died: April 4, 0397

 21 Arius

Arius.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: 0256 AD
Birthplace: Ptolemais, Cyrenaica, Libya
Died: 0336 AD

 22 Cyril of Alexandria

Cyril of Alexandria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Doctor
Birthdate: 0376 AD
Birthplace: El Mahalla El Kubra, Egypt
Died: 0444 AD

 23 Helena

Helena
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: 0246 AD
Birthplace: Helenopolis
Died: 0330 AD

 24 Zhuang Zhou

Zhuang Zhou
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 0369 BC
Birthplace: Mengcheng County, Bozhou, China
Died: 0286 BC

 25 Chandra Gupta I

Chandra Gupta I
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: India
Died: 0335 AD

 26 Stateira II

Stateira II
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Darius III's Daughter
Birthdate: 0346 AD
Birthplace: Persia
Died: 0323 AD

 27 Phryne

Phryne
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Courtesan
Birthdate: 0371 AD
Birthplace: Thespiae, Ancient Greece
Died: 0310 AD

 28 Martin of Tours

Martin of Tours
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0316 AD
Birthplace: Szombathely, Hungary
Died: November 8, 0397

 29 Saint Ursula

Saint Ursula
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Great Britain, England
Died: November 21, 0383

 30 Stilicho

Stilicho
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: 0359 AD
Birthplace: Germany
Died: August 22, 0408

 31 Nereid

Nereid
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Greece

 32 Saint Januarius

Saint Januarius
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: April 21, 0272
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Benevento, Italy
Died: 0305 AD

 33 Agnes of Rome

Agnes of Rome
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0291 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0304 AD

 34 Nectanebo II

Nectanebo II
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Famous As: King of Egypt
Birthdate: 0380 AD
Birthplace: Ancient Egypt
Died: 0340 AD

 35 Artaxerxes II of Persia

Artaxerxes II of Persia
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0404 BC
Birthplace: Achaemenid Empire
Died: 0358 BC

 36 Cleopatra of Macedon

Cleopatra of Macedon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 0355 AD
Birthplace: Macedonia
Died: 0308 AD

 37 Gregory of Nyssa

Gregory of Nyssa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0335 AD
Birthplace: Niksar, Turkey
Died: 0394 AD

 38 Demetrius I of Macedon

Demetrius I of Macedon
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Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: 0337 BC
Birthplace: Macedonia, Greece
Died: 0283 BC

 39 Constans

Constans
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 0320 AD
Birthplace: Constantinople
Died: January 18, 0350

 40 Parysatis II

Parysatis II
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Daughter of Artaxerxes III
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Greece

 41 Saint Alban

Saint Alban
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Martyr
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Verulamium, England
Died: 0304 AD

 42 Gregory of Nazianzus

Gregory of Nazianzus
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Famous As: Saint, Theologian
Birthdate: 0329 AD
Birthplace: Arianzum, Cappadocia
Died: January 24, 0390

 43 Pyrrho

Pyrrho
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 0360 BC
Birthplace: Elis, Greece
Died: 0270 BC

 44 Parmenion

Parmenion
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 0400 BC
Birthplace: Macedonia, Greece
Died: 0330 BC

 45 Moses the Black

Moses the Black
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: 0330 AD
Birthplace: Ethiopia

 46 Arses of Persia

Arses of Persia
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0000 BC
Birthplace: Iran
Died: 0336 BC

 47 Crispus

Crispus
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Famous As: Roman Ruler
Birthdate: 0305 AD
Birthplace: Byzantine Empire
Died: 0326 AD

 48 Emperor Ōjin

Emperor Ōjin
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Famous As: Emperor of Japan
Birthdate: 0201 AD
Birthplace: Umi, Fukuoka, Japan

 49 Iamblichus

Iamblichus
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 0245 AD
Birthplace: Qinnasrin, Syria
Died: 0325 AD

 50 Thais

Thais
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Courtesan
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Athens, Greece