Marcus vipsanius agrippa (c 63 bc-12 bc) was a roman statesman and general he was a close friend, son-in-law, lieutenant and defense minister to octavian, the future emperor caesar augustus he was responsible for most of octavian's military victories, most notably winning the naval battle of actium against the forces of mark antony and cleopatra vii of egypt. Genealogy profile for tiberius, roman emperor tiberius was the stepson of emperor augustus, great-uncle of emperor caligula, paternal uncle of emperor claudius, and great-great uncle of emperor nero tiberius was one of rome's greatest generals, conquering pannonia,. Augustus (also known as octavian) was the first emperor of ancient romeaugustus came to power after the assassination of julius caesar in 44 bce in 27 bce augustus “restored” the republic of rome, though he himself retained all real power as the princeps, or “first citizen,” of romeaugustus held that title until his death in 14 ce. Emperor caligula’s birth name was gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus caligula was a childhood nickname that was used by germanicus once he became emperor when he was chosen to become the ruler of rome he was to share this power with his cousin tiberus gemellus.
Caligula (/ k ə ˈ l ɪ ɡ j ə l ə / latin language: gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus) was the popular nickname of gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus (31 august ad 12 – 22 january ad 41), roman emperor (ad 37–41. Augustus - formerly known as octavian - set the tone for the next major phase of rome: the roman empire his family-related successors, the julio-claudians, would continue his rule yet none of his successors had the charisma or vision of augustus himself, and some such as caligula and nero have become synonymous with profligacy and decadence. Caligula, caius caesar augustus°, roman emperor 37–41 ce the years of caligula's rule mark a transition in the relationship between the roman empire and the jews for the first time in the history of the julio-claudian dynasty, the two sides came almost to a general clash of arms.
The timeline of the life of caligula, the third roman emperor background the second wife of octavian (caesar augustus), livia drusilla, had two children, tiberius and drusus drusus married antonia, the daughter of mark antony and octavia, the sister of octavian they decide that claudius is a member of the royal family that they can. Synopsis gaius caesar, nicknamed caligula or little boot, was born on august 31, in 12 ad he succeeded tiberius as roman emperor in 37 ad, and adopted the name gaius caesar germanicus. Emperor caligula of the ancient roman empire is known as one of the most tyrannical and power-hungry emperors of the rome empire he was the son of the popular germanicus and the great-grandson of augustus – with the blood of augustus from both sides of his family. Roman emperors timeline timeline description: the four emperors following augustus caesar, including tiberius, caligula, claudius and nero, were much less successful in the case of caligula and nero, they were, perhaps, even insane constantine the great was the first roman emperor to accept christianity constantine allowed christians. An online encyclopedia of roman rulers dir atlas augustus (31 bc - 14 ad) [additional entry on this emperor's life is available in dir archives] garrett g fagan pennsylvania state university introduction augustus is arguably the single most important figure in roman history.
Caligula, caius caesar augustus° caligula, caius caesar augustus °, roman emperor 37–41 ce the years of caligula's rule mark a transition in the relationship between the roman empire and the jews for the first time in the history of the julio-claudian dynasty, the two sides came almost to a general clash of arms. English: caligula (12-41), a roman emperor español: cayo julio césar augusto germánico , en latín gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus (31 de agosto de 12 - 24 de enero de 41), también conocido como cayo césar o calígula , fue el tercer emperador del imperio romano y miembro de la dinastía julio-claudia, instituida por augusto. Caligula, roman emperor from 37 to 41 ce, in succession after tiberius caligula effected the transfer of the last legion that had been under a senatorial proconsul (in africa) caligula effected the transfer of the last legion that had been under a senatorial proconsul (in africa. Caligula (ad 12–41) (gaius caesar) roman emperor (37–41) son of germanicus caesar, he became emperor after the death of tiberius he was highly autocratic, made his horse a consul to mock the senate, and was said to be insane. Caligula (gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus, 31 august 12 – 24 january 41), was the third roman emperor he reigned from ad 37 after less then four years, he was assassinated by members of his bodyguard and the roman senate during his reign, many innocent people were killed without fair trials.
Agrippina the elder married germanicus julius caesar, and had with him six children, including gaius julius caesar germanicus (better known as emperor gaius or emperor caligula) then, caligula was the great-grandson of augustus. Caligula (/kəˈlɪɡjʊlə/ latin: gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus 31 august 12 – 24 january 41 ad) was roman emperor from ad 37 to ad 41 the son of the popular roman general germanicus and augustus' granddaughter agrippina the elder, caligula was born into the first ruling family of the roman empire, conventionally known as. Caligula (gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus, 31 august 12 – 24 january 41), was the third roman emperor he reigned from ad 37 after only four years, he was assassinated by members of his bodyguard and the roman senate during his reign, many innocent people were killed without fair trials. Claudius latin: tiberius claudius caesar augustus germanicus 1 august 10 bc – 13 october 54 ad) was the fourth roman emperor he ruled from 24 january 41 ad to his death in 54 ad his great-uncle was the first emperor augustus, and his uncle was the second emperor tiberius his nephew was the third emperor, caligula his maternal.
Claudius was roman emperor from 41 to 54 ce after the death of emperor caligula and his family at the hands of the praetorian guard, the future emperor after the death of emperor caligula and his family at the hands of the praetorian guard, the future emperor claudius was found quivering behind a set of curtains. Tiberius julius caesar augustus, 2nd emperor of the roman empire (latin: tiberius julius caesar augustus 16 november 42 bc – 16 march 37 ad) born tiberius claudius nero to roman praetor , tiberius claudius nero and livia drusilla , the daughter of roman senator , marcus livius drusus claudianus. There are few figures in ancient history that provoke a reaction quite like that of the roman emperor caligula (ad 37-41), who throughout the ages has become infamous for cruelty and depraved extravagance. Caligula(latin: gaius julius caesar augustus germanicus 31 august 12 ad – 24 january 41 ad), also known as gaius, was roman emperor from 37 ad to 41 ad caligula was a member of the house of rulers conventionally known as the julio-claudian dynasty.