Full Name: Marcus Agrippa [Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa]
Profession: Roman General
Why Famous: A Roman statesman and general, he was a close friend to Augustus and was responsible for his most important military victories, most notably at the Battle of Actium.
He was also father-in-law of Tiberius, maternal grandfather to Caligula, and maternal great-grandfather of Nero.
- 0036-09-03 BC In the Battle of Naulochus, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, admiral of Octavian, defeats Sextus Pompeius, son of Pompey, thus ending Pompeian resistance to the Second Triumvirate.