NERO

BY: HARLIE WILLIAMSON

Rise to power:

He killed to get to the top of the throne and his mother help him get to the top of the throne also.He and his mother killed their family members.

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS WHILE IN POWER:

He eliminated capital punishment,lowered taxes and allowed slaves to bring complaints against their masters.

FALL FROM POWER OR DEATH:

Nero was soon lacking the support of the Senate and the army;the Senate soon pronounced the death sentence against him. Soon after Galba was soon emperor of Rome.Then in June 68, when he learned of the events in Rome, Nero committed suicide.

LASTING INFLUENCE:

One day when Nero was the emperor of Rome he killed his pregnet wife and mother.