Talk:Tiberius Gemellus

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Infancy?[edit]

Tiberius Gemellus' twin brother died in 23, aged three or perhaps four. I wouldn't call a four year old still in "infancy." Perhaps you mean to say he died while "still a young child?" 125.170.155.180 (talk) 14:44, 19 April 2008 (UTC)

I can't see the problem in describing the age of three or four years as "infancy". What do you understand by the word "infancy" if not that? Romeanna (talk) 16:42, 2 May 2013 (UTC)

Livilla "put to death" or "committed suicide": both necessary since the sources are speculative[edit]

Hi. I'm not logged in but I changed the line saying that Gemellus' mother Livilla was "put to death" to say "either put to death or committed suicide" since the sources are speculative and uncertain. Her demise may have been as dramatic as that portrayed in Dio, or it may have been a bit of salacious revisionist history. Anyway, hope you don't mind! Thanks114.158.149.78 (talk) 05:03, 24 February 2013 (UTC)

Date of birth[edit]

According to the article Gemellus's date of birth was 10th October AD 19. This happens to be the same as the date of Germanicus's death. I can't help wondering if there has been some confusion here. What is the source for Gemellus's date of birth? Romeanna (talk) 16:48, 2 May 2013 (UTC)

GA Review[edit]

This review is transcluded from Talk:Tiberius Gemellus/GA1. The edit link for this section can be used to add comments to the review.

Reviewer: Iazyges (talk · contribs) 17:47, 24 January 2018 (UTC)

Will start soon. Iazyges Consermonor Opus meum 17:47, 24 January 2018 (UTC)

Criteria[edit]

GA Criteria

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    2.d YesY (Highest is 2.9%, and PD.)
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  • No DAB links YesY
  • No Dead links YesY
  • Images appropriately licensed YesY

Prose Suggestions[edit]

  • or making him kill himself, suggest or by forcing him to kill himself.
done
  • and Vipsania Agrippina, suggest and his wife, Vipsania Agrippina.
done
  • aid of Macro suggest that you make mention of Macro being Praetorian prefect.
done
  • refer to his mental age. suggest refer to his level of maturity or refer to his mental development.
done
  • It seems reasonable to assume suggest It is possible that.
done
  • he apparently didn't know how to kill himself with it suggest he is said to have not known how to use it to kill himself or he is said to have not known how to kill himself with it.
done
  • having prayed for and anticipating suggest change to praying for and anticipating.
done
That's all of 'em. SpartaN (talk) 16:19, 25 January 2018 (UTC)

P.S.[edit]