Augustus (Latin: Imperātor Caesar Dīvī Fīlius Augustus; [note 1] [note 2] 23 September 63 BC – 19 August 14 AD) was the founder of the Roman Empire and its ...
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Discover how Emperor Augustus brought peace and stability to Rome after Julius Caesar was assassinated.
Augustus, also called Augustus Caesar or (until 27 bce) Octavian, original name Gaius Octavius, adopted name Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus (born Sept. 23, 63 bce ...
The future emperor Augustus was born into an equestrian family as Gaius Octavius at Rome on 23 September 63 BC. His father, Gaius Octavius, was the first in the ...
Caesar Augustus, or Octavian, became the first Roman emperor after Julius Caesar was killed. Learn more at Biography.com.
Comprehensive biography of Augustus' life and reforms during the Principate. Bibliography and footnotes.
Earliest usage. Some thirty years before its first association with Caesar's heir, Augustus was an obscure honorific with religious associations.
Augustus Caesar of Rome was born with the given name Gaius Octavius on September 23, 63 B.C. He took the name Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus (Octavian) in 44 B.C ...
Adopted by Caesar, Augustus (c.62 BC – 14 AD / Reigned 31 BC – 14 AD) had to fight for his throne. His long rule saw a huge expansion in the Roman Empire and the ...