Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa

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Roman general who commanded the fleet that defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra at Actium (63-12 BC)


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After all, looking up Agrippa in the encyclopedia brings up Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, close comrade of Augustus Caesar .
probably by Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, who also built the Pantheon and other structures in Rome.
Cassius (September 42), and defeated them at the First and Second Battles of Philippi (October 26 and November 16, 42); returned to Italy and suppressed the revolt of Antony's brother Lucius Antonius at Perusia (41); avoided an open break with Antony, and the two settled their disputes at the treaty of Brundisium (Brindisi) (40); campaigned against Sextus Pompeius, assisted by the able Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (40-36); led an expedition to pacify Dalmatia, Illyria (Yugoslavia), and Pannonia (western Hungary) (34); quarreled with Antony over Antony's treatment of Octavius' sister and his marriage to Cleopatra; roused the people of Rome against Antony (33); assembled a large army and fleet in southeastern Italy (winter 32-31), and crossed to Greece (April?