Came from Africa, proconsul of Constantinople around AD 350, quaestor sacri palatii of Constantius  Gallus AD 351-353; while seeking to gain influence with the life guards during Gallus' struggle with the praef. praet. Domitianus , he was murdered by soldiers incited by Gallus (Amm. Marc. 14,7,12-14; 9,4; 11,17; Philostorgius 3,28; PLRE 1, 535-536, 11; 1, 608).
Montius Magnus(65 words)
Cite this pageGroß-Albenhausen, Kirsten (Frankfurt/Main), “Montius Magnus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 04 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e809670>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510
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