You are hereHomeBARNovember/December 2016 Page Numbers Yes No Biblical Archaeology Review 42:6, November/December 2016 Strata: In History 012 December 31, 192 C.E. Hated Roman emperor Commodus was assassinated. First he was poisoned, but when that failed to kill him, he was strangled by his personal trainer Narcissus. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.