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Name:  Nepotian
Brief biography:  Self-proclaimed emperor in Rome for 28 days in 350.
Nationality:  Roman
Occupation:  Emperor
Period of rule:  350
Date of death:  350
Place of death:  Europe: Italy, Rome

Nepotian was a nephew of Constantine I through his mother, Eutropia, half-sister of Constantine. He declared himself emperor in Rome in 350 in opposition to Magnentius, in turn the usurper and killer of Nepotian's cousin, Constans I. He was killed in a fight with Megnentius's supporters 28 days later.

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