Description

The western Roman Empire formally ends as the barbarian general Odoacer deposes the last of the Roman emperors, the young boy Romulus Augustus, marking the end of ancient history and the beginning of the Middle Ages in Europe

Location

Rome

Rate

The most important (10)

Sphere

Government

Images

Odoacer Kingdom of Italy Coin of Odoacer with Odoacer in profile Depiction of Odoacer and Theodoric the Great, Woodcut from the Nuremberg Chronicle, 1493

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