Livia

Livia  (30 January 58 BC – 28 September 29 AD),  the third wife of emperor Augustus of Rome, had two sons – Drusus and Tiberius – by her first husband, Tiberius Claudius Nero. a member of the very old and prominent Claudian clan, who unfortunately supported the wrong party. When Octavian ( the adopted-son of… Read More Livia

Livia Drusilla: First Lady of Imperial Rome

Livia Drusilla (30 January 58 BC – 28 September 29 AD) was the third wife of the Roman Emperor Augustus, mother of emperor Tiberius, grandmother of emperor Claudius, great-grandmother of emperor Caligula, and great-great-grandmother of emperor Nero. She was deified by Claudius who acknowledged her title of Augusta. She was depicted in imperial propaganda as… Read More Livia Drusilla: First Lady of Imperial Rome