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- 161-180: Reign of Marcus Aurelius. Aurelius dies from the Antonine Plagues.
- 165-180: Antonine Plagues: Plague ravages the Roman Empire in waves, including both extant Emperors. Two thousand people die every day during the plague's height. In total, the plague kills roughly five million.
- 180-192: Reign of Commodus.