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Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa and Gaius Julius Caesar Vipsanianus. South procession (close-up). Rome, Altar of August Peace (Ara Pacis Augustae).

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Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (63-12 BC). Etruscan descendant - as his first work he chose to repair the sewers and install the water-supply to Rome, including the famous Fountains still running today. He served under Julius Caesar as cavalry officer in the Munda battle (45 a.C.)

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Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, statesman and general, prominent citizen, life-long friend and son-in-law of Augustus - profile, Roman bust (marble), 1st century BC, (Musée du Louvre, Paris).

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(c. 25-24 BCE) Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa - a friend and son-in-law of Emperor Augustus, and his most illustrious general.

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Marcus Agrippa (Italian General) He first served under Julius Ceasar after Ceasar's assassination he became the General under Octavius and defeated Mark Anthony and Cleopatra at the battle of Actium. He enlarged the empire and brought it such wealth the emperor Octavius claimed,"I started my reign in brick and ended it in Marble." (Rome)

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Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa 64/62 BC – 12 BC) was a Roman statesman, general and architect. He was a close friend, son-in-law, and lieutenant to Octavian and was responsible for the construction of some of the most notable buildings in the history of Rome and for important military victories, most notably at the Battle of Actium in 31 BC against the forces of Mark Antony and Cleopatra.

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Maison Carrée Roman Temple, Nîmes, France It was built c. 16 BC, and reconstructed in the following years, by Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, who was also the original patron of the Pantheon in Rome, and was dedicated or rededicated c. 2-4/5 AD to his two sons, Gaius Caesar and Lucius Caesar, adopted heirs of Augustus who both died young

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Fresco from the villa of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa at Trastevere, after 29 BC, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

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