Today In 475: Romulus Augustulus Became Emperor

... well, he tends to be seen more as an usurper, and his puppet 'reign' lasted less than a year before the boy was sent into exile in Naples.

If you enjoyed this video by Adrian Murdoch, check out his book on The Emperors of Rome; Kindle UK, Kindle US, etc

Adrian has also written a book about Romulus Augustulus, although since there is so little information about him, it is more a history of the period.

The Last Roman: Romulus Augustulus and the Decline of the West - Amazon UK

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