Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - A to Akutagawa, Ryunosuke

Agrippina The Younger

nero claudius emperor

Agrippina The Younger (A.D. 15–59), mother by her first marriage, of Nero and second wife of the Roman emperor Claudius. Agrippina persuaded Claudius to adopt Nero as his son and heir and then poisoned the emperor. When she interfered with Nero's rule, he had her murdered.

See also: Claudius; Nero.

Agronomy [next] [back] Marcus Agrippa

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or