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Antonia

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(RE ‘Antonius’ 115),daughter of Claudius and Aelia Paetina, married in ad 41 Cn. Pompeius Magnus and afterwards Faustus Cornelius Sulla. Her first husband was put to death by Claudius ...
Claudia Acte

Claudia Acte  

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(RE 399),freedwoman (see freedmen, freedwomen) of Nero (possibly already manumitted by Claudius), came from Asia Minor: hence her alleged descent from the Attalid kings of Pergamum. In ad 55 ...
Claudia Octavia

Claudia Octavia  

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Daughter of Claudius and Valeria Messallina, b. by ad 40. She was betrothed in 49 to Iulia Agrippina's son Domitius Ahenobarbus (Nero), whom she married in 53. Nero, who disliked and neglected her, ...
Gessius Florus

Gessius Florus  

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Roman knight from Clazomenae, married Cleopatra, a friend of Poppaea Sabina, and thus gained the favour of Nero who in ad 64 appointed him procurator of Judaea which Gessius proceeded ...
Nero

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[Na]Roman emperor ad 54–68, stepson and heir of the emperor Claudius. He became infamous for his personal debaucheries and extravagances and, on doubtful evidence, for his burning of Rome and ...
Oplontis

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(a name listed in Roman road-itineraries), between Pompeii and Herculaneum at Torre Annunziata, is famous for an extremely opulent and well-preserved villa (which may have belonged to the family of ...
Otho

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(ad 32–69),whose father received patrician rank from Claudius, was husband of Poppaea Sabina and friend of Nero. As Nero fell in love with his wife (afterwards divorced), he was sent to Lusitania as ...

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