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Romulus Augustulus

460 - 527

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Romulus Augustus (c. 461/465 – after 511), nicknamed Augustulus, was Roman emperor of the West from 31 October 475 until 4 September 476. Romulus was placed on the imperial throne by his father, the magister militum Orestes, and, at that time, still a minor, was little more than a figurehead for his father. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Romulus Augustulus has received more than 1,876,546 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Romulus Augustulus is the 79th most popular religious figure (down from 44th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Serbia (up from 55th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Serbian Religious Figure.

Romulus Augustus was the last emperor of the Western Roman Empire. He was overthrown by Odoacer in 476 AD.

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Among religious figures, Romulus Augustulus ranks 79 out of 2,238Before him are Pope Paul VI, Ruhollah Khomeini, Pope Leo X, Girolamo Savonarola, Ezekiel, and Mark the Evangelist. After him are Isaiah, Pope Pius X, Hasan ibn Ali, Philip the Apostle, Pope Benedict XV, and Jude the Apostle.

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Among people born in 460, Romulus Augustulus ranks 1After him are Pope Symmachus, Zosimus, Hilderic, and Amalafrida. Among people deceased in 527, Romulus Augustulus ranks 1After him are Justin I and Anicia Juliana.

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Among people born in Serbia, Romulus Augustulus ranks 4 out of 564Before him are Constantine the Great (272), Jerome (345), and Slobodan Milošević (1941). After him are Odoacer (433), Decius (201), Aurelian (214), Mileva Marić (1875), Maximian (240), Constantius II (317), Licinius (263), and Constantius Chlorus (250).


Among religious figures born in Serbia, Romulus Augustulus ranks 2Before him are Jerome (345). After him are Saint Sava (1169), Irinej, Serbian Patriarch (1930), Martin of Braga (520), Nikolaj Velimirović (1880), Sava II (1199), Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch (1961), Ferenc Kemény (1860), and Robert Zollitsch (1938).