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 Bible Study - Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
Nero was the fifth of the Roman Emperors.
Nero was born at Antium (Anzio), Italy, on December 15 37 A.D. His father was Gnaeus Domitius Anenobarbus, a great-grandson of Caesar Augustus - the Roman emperor at the time of the birth of Jesus Christ (Luke 2:1).
Nero's mother, Agrippina II, was the great-granddaughter of Caesar Augustus, and brother of Caligula, the third Roman emperor.
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  Nero -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero proceeded to declare the divorce on grounds of (The state of being unable to produce offspring; in a woman it is an inability to conceive; in a man it is an inability to impregnate) infertility, leaving him free to marry Poppaea and wait for her to give birth.
Nero had to engage in (additional info and facts about scapegoating) scapegoating of his own and chose for his target a small Eastern sect called (A religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination) Christians.
Nero had thrown open his grounds for the display, and was putting on a show in the circus, where he mingled with the people in the dress of charioteer or drove about in his chariot.
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 Nero - LearnThis.Info Enclyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
His maternal grandfather Germanicus was himself grandson to Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia, adoptive grandson to her second husband Caesar Augustus, nephew and adoptive son of Tiberius, son of Drusus through his wife Antonia Minor (sister to Antonia Major) and brother to Claudius.
Nero was proclaimed an adult in 51 at the age of 14.
Nero proceeded to declare the divorce on grounds of infertility, leaving him free to marry Poppaea and wait for her to give birth.
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 Encyclopedia: Caesar Augustus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Marcus Claudius Marcellus (42-23 BC) was the son of Octavia Thurina Minor, sister of Caesar Augustus, and Gaius Claudius Marcellus Minor, a former consul.
Augustus also showed favor to his stepsons, Livia's children from her first marriage, Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus and Tiberius Claudius, after they had conquered a large portion of Germany.
Augustus was deified soon after his death, and both his borrowed surname, Caesar, and his title Augustus became the permanent titles of the rulers of Rome for the next 400 years, and were still in use at Constantinople fourteen centuries after his death.
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 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Nero   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (December 15, 37–June 9, 68), born Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus, also called (50–54) Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus, was the fifth and last Roman Emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty.
Nero was proclaimed an adult in 51 at the age of fourteen.
Nero appears in Robert Graves' books I, Claudius and Claudius The God (and the BBC miniseries adapted from the book), which is a fictional autobiography of the Emperor Claudius.
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Nero was horrorstruck at the enormity of the crime and terrified at its possible consequences.
Early in 65 Nero was panic-stricken by the discovery of a formidable conspiracy involving such men as Faenius Rufus, Tigellinus's colleague in the prefecture of the praetorian guards, Plautius Lateranus, one of the consuls elect, the poet Lucan, and, lastly, not a few of the tribunes and centurions of the praetorian guard itself.
Nero died on the 9th of June 68, in the thirty-first year of his age and the fourteenth of his reign, and his remains were deposited by the faithful hands of Acte in the family tomb of the Domitii on the Pincian Hill.
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 Wikinfo | Nero
Ahenobarbus (Nero) was the son of Agrippina the younger, 4th wife of Claudius Nero Germanicus, who had adopted (see adoption in Rome) him just before his death (which is considered the result of a manoeuvre by Agrippina and Seneca, Nero's tutor) most probably to ensure his succession.
Nero's reign, garnished with a constellation of murders and immoral behaviours of all the figures involved, is not among the brightest pages of Roman history.
However, Poppaea became Nero's mistress in 58 and is supposed to have organised Agrippina's murder (59) with Nero's acquiescence.
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 Roman Emperors DIR Nero
Before his death, Claudius, though he already had a son Britannicus, had adopted Lucius, who changed his name to Nero Claudius Caesar, (a great-great-grandson of Augustus) at Agrippina's instigation; instrumental too in the transfer of power was the influence of Seneca, Nero's tutor, and of Sextus Afranius Burrus, the praetorian prefect.
Nero, last of the Julio-Claudians, had been placed in the difficult position of absolute authority at a young age coupled with the often-contradictory efforts of those in a position to manipulate him.
Nero's reign was not without military operations (e.g., the campaigns of Corbulo against the Parthians, the suppression of the revolt of Boudicca in Britain), but his neglect of the armies was a critical error.
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 Nero   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (15 December 37–9 June 68), born Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus, also called (50–54 AD) Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus, was the fifth and last Roman Emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty.
Before discussing Nero's life, it should be noted that the primary sources on Nero may not be reliable.
Nero thus realized that the Lord would punish him for destroying his Temple, so he fled Rome and converted to Judaism, to avoid such retribution.
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 Nero --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Nero, portrait bust; in the Roman National Museum, Rome.
Nero had already planned and begun a palace, the Domus Transitoria, that was to link the existing buildings on the Palatine Hill with the...
Claudius (41–54) was not a strong ruler; but his reign left its mark on the history of the Empire, for his generals conquered the southern part of Britain.
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 nero information site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (December 15, 37 AD - June 9, 68 AD), born Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus, was the fifth and last Roman Emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty.
Hated by many citizens, with an increasing list of political enemies, Nero started to appreciate his loneliness when in 65 he discovered the Pisonian conspiracy (named after Gaius Calpurnius Piso, who intended taking his place) and the involving of old friends like Seneca in the plot.
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 Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
Nero was born at Antium (Anzio) on December 15, 37 and was first named Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus.
Nero's name became Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus, and he took precedence over his younger adoptive brother Britannicus.
The army felt neglected when Nero went on a tour of Greece to display his artistic talents instead of visiting the soldiers in the field.
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 Nero burning rome and ancient roman politics
When Nero came to the imperial seat, he was hailed by Plebian and Patrician alike as a just and decent man. He had much prestige as a benevolent monarch, and put on many of the good airs so studiously fostered by his tutor and close advisor, the philosopher Seneca.
Perhaps the most famous of all Nero’s edicts, however, came after the great fire, with his anti-Christian legislature declaring Christians to be “haters of all men,” and treacherous villians who were to be put on public display and executed.
Virtually all of them blamed Nero himself for starting the fires, justifying their accusations with evidence of his insatiable lust for death and chaos and his search for an excuse to execute the Christians he saw as a threat to his own divinity as Caesar.
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 Search Tuna Report for agrippina the younger   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus 15 December 37â 9 June 68, born Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus, also called 50â 54 AD Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus, was the fifth and last Roman Emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty....
Nero AD 37 68 Roman emperor AD 54 68 Nero Nero Tiberius Claudius Nero Caesar was the fifth Roman emperor, in succession to his stepfather Claudius I His weakness of character and his incompetence resulted in the first civil war for a century, and the end of the Julio-Claudian dynasty the dynasty founded by Augustus....
In 49 Agrippina married the emperor Claudius her uncle, and immediately set about promoting her son's claim to succeed Claudius, at the expense of Britannicus the son of Claudius who was three years junior to Domitius Nero.
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 (75) Nero   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
By Nero's time the city of Rome had long ceased to be self-sufficient in its food supplies, especially grain, which had to be imported from all over the empire.
Nero took great pains on his coins to refer to the adequacy of the grain supply in his reign.
The portrait on the obverse portrays Nero with curls rather than a shelf of waves over his forehead and with a beard (compare no. 74).
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One consequence of the emperor Nero's monetary reform of c.
These large coins provided Nero's die-engravers with opportunities to develop not only fine portraits for the obverses but also very detailed reverses designed to remind people of the emperor's good qualities and the services he provided to the people of Rome.
The reverse of this sestertius commemorates the expansion of the Roman port of Ostia.
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 nero54   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Nero's early reign was unremarkable, but after murdering his mother Agrippina in A.D. 59, Nero became increasingly despotic, tyrannical, and erratic.
However, Nero blamed the Christians for the fire, and used the incident to increase the persecution of them.
In the end he was abandoned by his army, declared an outlaw by the Senate and only escaped arrest by stabbing himself.
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 Corbulo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Notes: The following are inscriptions recording the actions of Domitius Corbulo, the general of Nero in the East during 60-66 A.D. He was given imperium maius over several of the eastern provinces, making him a kind of deputy emperor in the area.
The second is a statue base of the emperor Nero put up by Corbulo and the commander of one of the legions under his command.
The Sixth legion Ferrata which wintered over in Armenia Major under Gnaeus Domitius Corbulo the legate of Nero Caesar Augustus with pro praetorian power dedicated this monument to ---(?)--- Asper of the tribe Scaptia, the son of Publius, to honor him.
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 neo corrected for nero   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 The Roman Empire? - Page 2 - FileFront Gaming Forums
Conquests under Augustus remained limited (some small wars against tribes in the Alps, Spain and Illyria), limited to Egypt and some small extras.
Part of this explains the laws, introduced by several emperors, for a more human treatment of slaves AND the limitation on freeing of slaves (under Augustus it had become a 'fashion' for the rich to free slaves, cf.
Apart from that, Caesar and several emperors realised the disadvantages of slave labour, forcing rich landowners to employ free people, apart from slaves (for Caesar: Suetonius).
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 Bible Study - Emperor Nero
Agrippina was very influential with the young Nero at first, but as might be expected from the example that she had set, he gradually became estranged with her.
He had her removed from the palace in 55 A.D., and then ordered his mother's murder 4 years later.
As was nearly always the case with the Roman emperors, plots were continuously in the making to overthrow Nero, including the Pisonian Conspiracy in 65 A.D. However, Nero was sly enough to avoid all the traps for a number of years.
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 NERO CAESAR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
AD54/10/13 Claudius dies, poisoned by dish of mushrooms; Nero hailed as imperator I
Domitius Corbulo, whilst Nero was travelling to Greece
Lover: Claudia Acte, freedwoman; Lover?/Confidante: M. Salvius Otho; Confidante: Claudius Senecio, son of former imperial slave.
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 Cn. Domitius Corbulo
"Legio VI Ferrata, which has its winter quarters in Armenia Major, under Gnaeus Domitius Corbulo, Legatus Augusti pro praetore of Nero Caesar Augustus [ - - - - ] (erected this) for [ - - ] Asper, son of Publius, Tribe Scaptia, as an honor."
Inscriptiones Latinae Selectae #232 [Smallwood #51b] (A.D. "Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, Imperator, Pontifex Maximus, in his 11th year of Tribunician Power, Consul four times, Imperator nine times, Father of His Country.
The allied kings were instructed to obey orders, as the circumstances of the war might require; but they had a rather strong liking for Corbulo anyway"
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 Portrait gallery of Roman emperors
25 February 50: Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus
13 October 54: Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
September (?) 66: Imperator Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
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Imperator Caesar M. Antonius Gordianus Sempronianus Romanus Africanus Augustus (Filius)
Imperator Caesar C. Vibius Afinius Gallus Veldumnianus Volusianus Augustus
Imperator Caesar C. Pius Esuvius Tetricus Augustus (in Gaul)
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