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Was Hanover Germany part of Prussia?

In 1866 Prussia annexed Hanover and turned it into a Prussian province. It remained part of Prussia till 1933, when the Nazis abolished the various states in Germany.
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How did Augustus die?

Augustus died of old age. Some ancient writers alleged that he was  poisoned by his wife. This is possible but unauthenticated.
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What were Augustus achievements?

During his lifetime, Augustus achieved many great feats. First of all he defeated those who had collaborated in the assasination of Ceasar. He also became the first official e (MORE)

Who did Augustus marry?

Octavian Augustus Caesar had three wives - Claudia, Mark Antony's  step daughter, Scribonia and lastly Livia.
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How did Augustus succeed?

I guess that you mean how was Augustus succeeded. In 4 AD he adopted Tiberius, the son of his wife Livia from a previous marriage, as his son and shared some power with him. I (MORE)

Why was Augustus an emperor?

Augustus became the first Roman emperor because he was the final  victors of the civil wars which tore Rome apart and brought down  the Roman Republic. He gained control of (MORE)