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  1. (Vipsania) Agrippina the Elder (also, in Latin, Agrippina Germanici, "Germanicus's Agrippina"; c. 14 BC – AD 33) was a prominent member of the Julio-Claudian dynasty. She was the daughter of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (a close supporter of the first Roman emperor , Augustus ) and Augustus' daughter, Julia the Elder .

  2. Agrippina the Elder. Born: c. 14 bc. Died: Oct. 18, ad 33, the island of Pandateria [modern Ventotene Island, Italy], in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Notable Family Members: spouse Germanicus. father Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa. mother Julia. daughter Julia Agrippina. son Caligula. (Show more)

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  3. Mar 18, 2021 · When Agrippina was just four years old, Germanicus died of poisoning in Syria, a crime that her mother always attributed to Tiberius. Agrippina the Elder claimed that the emperor Tiberius feared Germanicus’s popularity with the army, believing that military support would eventually allow Germanicus to usurp the emperor and take his place.

  4. Mar 18, 2021 · Agrippina the Elder claimed that the emperor Tiberius feared Germanicus’s popularity with the army, believing that military support would eventually allow Germanicus to usurp the emperor and take...

  5. Women in World History: A Biographical Encyclopedia. Agrippina the Elder (c. 14 bce–33 ce)Popular Roman whose independence and ambition for her children annoyed Tiberius and led to her exile and subsequent suicide by starvation. Name variations: Agrippina I; Agrippina Major; Vipsania Agrippina.

  6. Agrippina the Elder (14 BC-AD 33) was an influential figure during the conflict of succession during the reign of Emperor Tiberius. Her father, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, was a close friend and advisor to Augustus, the first Roman emperor. Her mother, Julia the Elder, was Augustus’ daughter.

  7. Sep 20, 2022 · An important member of the Julio-Claudian dynasty, Agrippina the Elder was the granddaughter of Augustus, the first Roman emperor. She was an influential figure during the conflict of succession during the reign of Emperor Tiberius.

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