According to the roman mythology, Romulus and Remus were the founders of Rome. The twin brothers were the sons of the god Mars and the priestess Rhea Silvia. For modern scholarship, the mythology of Romulus and Remus remains one of the most difficult and problematic of all foundation myths. You can learn more about the myth at http://www.unrv.com/culture/romulus-and-remus.php. In the Roman senate docket, a senate would only be appointed by the consuls, and later by the censors.