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Agrippina the Younger

Mother of Madness 

A quick biography

Agrippina the Younger was a well connected woman of the Julio-Claudian Dynasty and one of the children of Agrippina the Elder and Germanicus, the mother of Emperor Nero, sister of Emperor Caligula and the Wife of Emperor Claudius (who was also her uncle), Great-Niece of Emperor Tiberius and the great granddaughter of the Emperor Augustus. 674 more words

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9 Reasons Caligula And Nero Were Saner Than You Think

Rome’s two most famous emperors share more than just a family tree. Both Caligula and Nero assumed the throne at a young age; grew increasingly more depraved; lost the support of the Roman people; and were assassinated—that’s the popular story, at least. 1,954 more words

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