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Caesar Augustus

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Birthday
23, 63
Birthplace
Rome, Italy
Death Date
Aug 19, 14 (49)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
23, 63
Birthplace
Rome, Italy
Death Date
Aug 19, 14 (49)

About

First Roman Emperor and relative of Julius Ceasar. He greatly expanded Rome's territories, annexing Egypt, Dalmatia, Pannonia, Noricum, and Raetia. His reign began an era of relative peace known as the Pax Romana.

Before Fame

He was raised by Julia Caesaris, Julius Caesar's sister.

Trivia

Upon his death he was declared a diety. The month of August was named in his honor.

Family Life

He was married three times. He raised two legitimate children, Tiberius and Julia the Elder. His great-uncle was famed emperor Julius Caesar.

Associated With

Several of William Shakespeare's plays incorporated him as a major character.

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