Emperor Norton Bust on the Embarcedaro in San Francisco. In 1859, Emperor Norton the First was Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico. Some believed his claim, others did not. Both SubGenii and Discordians claim him as their own. They both might be right. Retrieved from "https://subgenius.fandom.com/wiki/Emperor_Norton?oldid=8430" Categories: Stubs Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.