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Odoacer

(c. 433—493)


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Skirian officer elected Roman emperor in ad 476 in opposition to Romulus and his father Orestes. He ruled Italy until defeated and killed by Theodoric the Great in ad 493.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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