Agrippina the Younger

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Julia Agrippina (6 November 15 – 23 March AD 59), also referred to as Agrippina the Younger, was a Roman empress. One of the most prominent women in the Julio-Claudian dynasty, her father was the Roman general Germanicus (one-time heir apparent to the Roman Empire under Tiberius), her mother was Agrippina the Elder (granddaughter of the first Roman emperor Augustus), she was the younger sister of emperor Caligula, niece and fourth wife of emperor Claudius (who succeeded Caligula) and the mother of emperor Nero (who succeeded Claudius). Empress Agrippina functioned as a behind-the-scenes advisor in the affairs of the Roman state via powerful political ties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Agrippina the Younger has received more than 1,600,585 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Agrippina the Younger is the 492nd most popular politician (up from 521st in 2019), the 139th most popular biography from Germany (up from 152nd in 2019) and the 33rd most popular German Politician.

Agrippina the Younger was a Roman Empress and the wife of Emperor Claudius. She is most famous for being the mother of Nero and the grandmother of Caligula.

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Among politicians, Agrippina the Younger ranks 492 out of 15,710Before her are Frederick IX of Denmark, Moshe Dayan, William IV of the United Kingdom, Maximilian I of Mexico, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, and James II of England. After her are Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou, Stephen I of Hungary, Valentinian III, John Tyler, Benjamin Netanyahu, and Menkaure.

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Among people born in 15, Agrippina the Younger ranks 3Before her are Jude the Apostle and Vitellius. After her are Apollonius of Tyana, Pomponius Mela, Lollia Paulina, Caratacus, and Publius Ostorius Scapula. Among people deceased in 59, Agrippina the Younger ranks 1

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Agrippina the Younger ranks 139 out of 5,289Before her are Meister Eckhart (1260), George I of Great Britain (1660), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), Rudolf Höss (1901), Georg Simmel (1858), and Max Ernst (1891). After her are Max Müller (1823), Johann Pachelbel (1653), George II of Great Britain (1683), Queen Silvia of Sweden (1943), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), and Gottlob Frege (1848).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Agrippina the Younger ranks 33Before her are Charles the Fat (839), Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), Franz von Papen (1879), George I of Great Britain (1660), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), and Rudolf Höss (1901). After her are George II of Great Britain (1683), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), Rudolf I of Germany (1218), Augustus II the Strong (1670), Frederick William III of Prussia (1770), and Friedrich Ebert (1871).