Theodoric the Great
king of the Germanic Ostrogoths and ruler of Italy
Theodoric the Great (454–August 30, 526), known to the Romans as Flavius Theodoricus, was king of the Ostrogoths (488–526), ruler of Italy (493–526), and regent of the Visigoths (511–526). He united several German tribes and encouraged Arianism.
- Theodoric the Great at MiddleAges.net
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