Gaius julius caesar is a historical figure who features as a character in the hbo/bbc2 rome (tv series), played by irish actor ciarán hindsthe real julius caesar was a roman general who seized control of the roman government in 45 bc and laid the political foundations for the transition from the roman republic to the roman empire. Gaius octavius's mother, atia, was the daughter of julia, the sister of julius caesar, and it was caesar who launched the young octavius in roman public life at age 12 he made his debut by delivering the funeral speech for his grandmother julia. Ap world history ms fisk augustus augustus caesar of rome was born with the name gaius octavius on september 23, 63 bc he took the name gaius julius caesar octavian in 44 bc after the murder of his great uncle, julius caesar. Gaius julius caesar gaius julius caesar has been described as one of the most influential political and military leaders in history he began the roman transition from a republic to an empire caesar united rome under his ruthless power he controlled religion, senate, and the military.
Gaius julius caesar augustus emperor of the roman empire laureate bust of augustus reign gaius octavius thurinus. Full sister to augustus, octavia was the only daughter born of gaius octavius's second marriage to atia balba caesonia, niece of julius caesar octavia was born in nola , present-day italy her father, a roman governor and senator, died in 59 bc from natural causes. Gaius julius caesar lived from 100-44 b c he was a roman military & political leader and one of the most influential people in history a brilliant general, he laid the groundwork for the future roman empire.
Gaius octavius married atia who was the daughter of julia, the sister of julius caesar they had two children octavian and octavia octavia became the second wife of marc antony in a political marraige arranged by her brother octavian became the heir to his uncle julius caesar and as event. - gaius julius caesar gaius julius caesar has been described as one of the most influential political and military leaders in history he began the roman transition from a republic to an empire caesar united rome under his ruthless power he controlled religion, senate, and the military. Augustus, known as caesar augustus or octavian, was the roman emperor julius caesar's great-nephew whom he adopted as his son and heir born gaius octavius on sept 23, 63 bce, the future augustus was distantly related to caesar, as the son of octavius, a relatively average praetor from velitrae. Imperator gaius julius divi filius caesar octavianus the future emperor is born the first emperor, commonly known as augustus, was born gaius octavius in the year of the consulship of hibrida and cicero (63 bc or 691 ab urbe condita. Biography of julius caesar julius caesar was a strong leader for the romans who changed the course of the history of the greco - roman world decisively and irreversibly with his courage and strength he created a strong empire.
Augustus, born as gaius octavius (63 bc - 14 ad) was the first emperor of the roman empire his parents were gaius octavius and atia balba caesonia , his wife was livia drusilla and his daughter julia caesaris. Imperator caesar divi filius augustus, the founder of the roman empire and its first emperor by the age of 19, he was raising a private army, leading troops. Gaius marius (/ ˈ ɡ eɪ ə s ˈ m ɛər i ə s, ˈ m ær-/ 157 bc - january 13, 86 bc) was a roman general and statesman he held the office of consul an unprecedented seven times during his career.
Julius caesar'gaius julius caesar (classical latin: [ˈɡaːiʊs ˈjuːliʊs ˈkae̯sar] july 100 - 15 march 44 bc) was a roman general, statesman, consul, and notable author of latin prose he played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the roman republic and the rise of the roman empire. How octavian's ideas for rome differed from those of julius caesar john buchan, in his book augustus (houghton-mifflin, boston, 1937, pp98) speculates on what octavian thought of the plans of julius caesar for the roman empire. Augustus (gaius julius caesar augustus, 23 september 63 bc - 19 august ad 14) was the first and one of the most important roman emperors he led rome in its transition from a republic to a great empire. Gaius julius caesar (i - iv) gaius octavius, the roman macedonian governor and later, one of the most prominent women in roman history, octavia was respected.
Early life of augustus nola near naples, roman empire: burial: in response, octavius changed his name to gaius julius caesar octavianus though modern. Gaius julius caesar was born 12 july 100 bce (though some cite 102 as his birth year) his father, also gaius julius caesar , was a praetor who governed the province of asia and his mother, aurelia cotta, was of noble birth. Gaius julius caesar (13 julie 100 bc - 15 mairch 44 bc) wis a roman general an statesman he played a critical role in the gradual transformation o the roman republic intae the roman empire in 60 bc, caesar entered intae a poleetical alliance wi crassus an pompey that wis tae dominate roman politics for several years. Born gaius julius caesar into a leading family of the late roman republic, caesar built his career on the battlefield, shaping roman politics along the way and providing the transition from the republic to the roman empire under his nephew augustus.