- a.d. 16?–59?, mother of the Roman emperor Nero and sister of Caligula.
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To love like this was of the gods, and he had never loved anything so but Agrippina.The Art of Disappearing
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The rank and station of Agrippina in Roman society was even higher than that of her husband.
Of course, Agrippina was in a state of great solicitude and apprehension.
The emperor ate the mushrooms, and Agrippina tremblingly awaited the result.
Agrippina had contrived to raise Burrus to this post through her influence with Claudius.
- called the Elder. c. 14 bc –33 ad, Roman matron: granddaughter of Augustus, wife of Germanicus, mother of Caligula and Agrippina the Younger
- called the Younger. 15–59 ad, mother of Nero, who put her to death after he became emperor
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