The Scandalous Love Life of Roman Emperor Nero

Nero had sex with his mother, kicked his pregnant wife to death, and married a castrated man

Realistic recreation of Roman Emperor Nero (Image:

Nero (37-68 AD) was a Roman emperor known for the burning of Rome and the persecution of Christians. Historians consider him as one of the craziest rulers of the Roman Empire. His reign of terror ended with the civil war and his…




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