About Drusus Claudius Nero
Drusus Claudius Nero I (born c. 105 BC) was a member of the Claudian Family of ancient Rome. He was a descendant of the original Tiberius Claudius Nero a consul, son of Appius Claudius Caecus the censor. Drusus Claudius Nero I served under Pompey in 67 BC, battling the pirate menace, and was famous for recommending that the members of the Catiline Conspiracy be confined. His wife was a descendant of the Claudian Family. His family were republicans. He was the father of Tiberius Claudius Nero (c. 85 - 33 BC).