Who Was Agrippa?

Every ruler needs an Agrippa

A Bust of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, currently on display at the Louvre, Paris. Source: Marie-Lan Nguyen, Wikimedia Commons.

GGrandfather to Caligula, Great-grandfather to Nero, best friend and loyal second-in-command to Augustus; the father of his country, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa is a man whose proximity and interconnectedness with some of the most famous names of Ancient History makes it so surprising that his name is often forgotten by the wider world. Many have heard of the madness of Caligula when he…

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Jordan Fearn

Jordan Fearn

Technology, History, Climate Change, and Politics, I write about what pops into my head.