Historical Events for Year 475
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Jan 9th - Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople.
Jan 12th - Basiliscus becomes Byzantine Emperor, with a coronation ceremony in the Hebdomon palace in Constantinople.
Apr 9th - Byzantine Emperor Basiliscus issues a circular letter (Enkyklikon) to the bishops of his empire, supporting the Monophysite christological position.
Aug 28th - The Roman general Orestes forces western Roman Emperor Julius Nepos to flee his capital city, Ravenna.