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This 1st century British ruler was the model for Shakespeare's Cymbeline
He ruled from his capital at Colchester (Camelodenum)
He ruled much of souther Britain from 10-42 AD and had friendly relations with the Romans
This Day in British History
27 August, 1877
Birth of Charles Rolls
Rolls would go on to form the Rolls-Royce company with Frederick Royce and produce luxury automobiles and aerocraft engines among other things. Rolls was the first British person to be killed in an aircraft accident.