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Claudius US English

(10 bc-ad 54), Roman emperor 41-54; full name Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus. He restored order after Caligula’s decadence and expanded the empire, in particular by invading Britain in ad 43

Claudius Galenus in Galen US English

(129–199), Greek physician; full name Claudios Galenos; Latin name Claudius Galenus. While attempting to systematize medicine, he made important discoveries in anatomy and physiology

Appius Claudius Caecus in Appian Way US English

In classical times, the principal road south from Rome, named after the censor Appius Claudius Caecus, who built the section to Capua in 312 bc; it was later extended to Brindisi

Flavius Claudius Julianus in Julian2 US English

(Circa ad 331–363), Roman emperor 360–363; nephew of Constantine; full name Flavius Claudius Julianus; known as the Apostate. He restored paganism as the state cult in place of Christianity, but this was reversed after his death

Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus in Nero US English

(Ad 37-68), Roman emperor 54-68; full name Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus. Infamous for his cruelty, he ordered the murder of his mother Agrippina in 59 and wantonly executed leading Romans. His reign witnessed a fire that destroyed half of Rome in 64. A wave of uprisings in 68 led to his flight from Rome and his eventual suicide

Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus in Claudius US English

(10 bc-ad 54), Roman emperor 41-54; full name Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus. He restored order after Caligula’s decadence and expanded the empire, in particular by invading Britain in ad 43

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