Romulus Augustulus

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Romulus Augustus
Emperor o the
Wastren Roman Empire
RomulusAugustus.jpg
Tremissis o Emperor Romulus Augustus
Ring 31 October 475 – 4 September 476
Predecessor Julius Nepos[1]
Successor None
Dee'd unkent, efter 476
unkent, probably Castellum Lucullanum
Full name
Flavius Momyllus Romulus Augustus
Faither Orestes

Romulus Augustus (born perhaps aroond 461 – died efter 476, an wis apparently still alive as late as 507)[2] was an Emperor (alleged usurper) reignin ower the Wastren Roman Empire frae 31 October 475 till 4 September 476.

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  1. Nepos maintained a claim tae the poseetion till he wis murthert in 480.
  2. Burns, Thomas, A History of the Ostrogoths, p. 74