Claudius

Derek Lloyd

Rise to power

Nobody expected Claudius to become emperor.He was the only living heir of Augustus when Caligula died he became emperor.He was the family clown and he still became emperor.

Major achievements while in POWER!!

He conquered the BRITS...He improved the judicial system.He passed laws protecting sick slaves.He increased women's privileges.

FALL FROM POWER OR DEATH!!!!

Nero's mom made Claudius some poisoned mushrooms,Agrippina.

Lasting influence

He made improvements to the judicial system. He destroyed the infamous stock of poisons that Caligula collected and stored.