Day 2 and we go way back into history. Hadrian (76-138AD) was Roman emperor from 117 to 138. Hadrian is known for building Hadrian’s Wall, which marked the northern limit of Britannia. He also rebuilt the Pantheon and constructed the Temple of Venus and Roma. The Emperor Hadrian was married, but also had a male lover. This arrangement was not uncommon in the Empire, but what was uncommon was the way in which he elevated his lover Antinous and, after the death of Antinous by drowning in the Nile in AD130, deified him and named an Egyptian city in his honour.
You can read more here: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/this-britain/hadrian-the-gay-emperor-769442.html, and at the British Museum site here: http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/themes/leaders_and_rulers/hadrian/life_and_legacy.aspx