| Roman Consul
|Bust of Saturninus|
|Reign||January 24, 794 - May 2, 794|
|Gnaeus Sentius Saturnius|
|Died|| May 2, 794 |
Curia Julia, Rome, Roman Empire
Saturninus, however, needed the support of the Roman military if he was to remain in power, and whilst a number of Praetorian Guardsmen and auxiliaries helped keep the senate in power in the capital, almost the absolute majority of the nations armies were outside of the province of Italia.