Augustus is a boy name and means great, magnificient. It is a Latin name and its pronunciation is \a(u)-gus-tus, aug(u)-stus\. Other similar names and variants include: Agostino, Auggie, Augie, August, Auguste, Augustin, Augustine, Augusto, Augy, Austen, Austin, Austyn, Gus, Guss, Gussie, Guus. Augustus is a somewhat popular first name for men (#948 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9064 out of 88799).
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  • Augustus Pablo born in June 21, 1954.
  • Augustus John "Gus" Risman
  • Augustus D Juilliard
  • Augustus Phillips (actor)
  • Augustus Neville (actor)
  • Augustus Diorio (actor)
  • Augustus Prew (actor)
  • Augustus F Hawkins born in August 31, 1907.
  • Augustus E. Thomas (director)

Famous actors named Augustus and their movies

Augustus Phillips
Augustus Phillips
  • No. of movies: 11


Directed by: J. Searle Dawley

Starring: Mary Fuller, Charles Ogle, Augustus Phillips

A Christmas Accident

Directed by: Harold M. Shaw

Starring: William Wadsworth, Mrs. William Bechtel, Augustus Phillips, Ida Williams

The Innocence of Ruth

The Innocence of Ruth

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Edward Earle, Viola Dana, Augustus Phillips, Lena Davril

The Grim Game

Directed by: Irvin Willat

Starring: Harry Houdini, Thomas Jefferson, Ann Forrest, Augustus Phillips

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Augustus a popular name?

Over the years Augustus was most popular in 1902. According to the latest US census information Augustus ranks #769th while according to Augustus ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Augustus?

According to the US census in 2018, 630 boys were born named Augustus, making Augustus the #460th name more popular among boy names. In 1902 Augustus had the highest rank with 43 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Augustus?

Augustus is #460th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Augustus more popular ?

The name Augustus was more popular in 1902 with 43 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Augustus

The last time a baby was named Augustus was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Augustus?

In 2018 there were 630 baby boys named Augustus.

Who is a famous person named Augustus?

There a several famous people named Augustus, for example actor Augustus Phillips, actor Augustus Prew, director Augustus E. Thomas.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Augustus?

A famous actor/actress named Augustus is Augustus Carney, starring in 8 movies, including Mustang Pete's Love Affair and Widow Jenkins' Admirers.

Who is a famous director named Augustus?

A famous director named Augustus is Augustus E. Thomas, who directed 4 movies, including Checkers and Arizona.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Augustus?

There are 7 actors named Augustus including Augustus Carney and Augustus Phillips who appeared in movies such as Widow Jenkins' Admirers and Witch's Lure.