Drusus Caesar (c. AD 8 – 33) was the adopted grandson and heir of the Roman emperor Tiberius, alongside his brother Nero. Born into the prominent Julio-Claudian dynasty , Drusus was the son of Tiberius' general and heir, Germanicus .
Drusus Julius Caesar (7 October c. 14 BC – 14 September AD 23) was the son of Emperor Tiberius, and heir to the Roman Empire following the death of his adoptive brother Germanicus in AD 19. He was born at Rome to a prominent branch of the gens Claudia , the son of Tiberius and his first wife, Vipsania Agrippina .
Drusus Julius Caesar, (born c. 13 bce —died July 1, 23 ce ), only son of the Roman emperor Tiberius. After the death of Tiberius’s nephew and adoptive son Germanicus (19 ce ), Drusus became heir to the imperial succession. Though reputedly violent and dissolute, Drusus showed ability in public business.
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Drusus Caesar ( c. AD 8 – 33) was the adopted grandson and heir of the Roman emperor Tiberius, alongside his brother Nero. Born into the prominent Julio-Claudian dynasty, Drusus was the son of Tiberius' general and heir, Germanicus.