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Tiberius


Full Name: Tiberius Claudius Nero

Date of Birth: November 16, 42 B.C.

Parents: Father: Tiberius Claudius Nero

Mother: Livia Drusilla

-Augustus was Tiberius's step father and adoptive father.

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Augustus


-Tiberus became a successful army commander for Augustus

- Augustus forced Tiberius to divorce his wife and marry his daughter Julia

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Augustus's Daughter Julia


-Tiberius later left her and escaped to the island of Rhodes

-Tiberius became emperor AD when Augustus died

-Tiberius grew unpopular with the people because he did not spend as much money on gladitorial fights and events

-He later retired to the island of Capri, where he was born

-Tiberius served as a tribune, consul, general, and emperor during his life

- Tiberius died in 37 AD at the age of 76

-The empire was 3,340,000 square miles when he died

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Roman Empire




-Tiberius was the second emperor of Rome

-By 20 BC Tiberius accompanied Augustus to the east

-By 16 BC he became governor of Gaul

-By 13 BC he became consul for the first time

Works Cited:

Millar. "Tiberius." World Book Encyclopedia. 2006 ed.

Fagan, Garrett. "Tiberius." www.roman-emperors.org. 2001. May 18, 2011. http://www.roman-emperors.org/tiberius.htm