- John Percy Vyvian Dacre Balsdon
- and Robin Seager
Cassius Chaerea, a centurion in Lower Germany in 14 ce. In 41, as a tribune in the praetorian guard, he was mocked by *Gaius (1) (Caligula) for his supposed effeminacy. He played a leading part in the latter's murder (41). On *Claudius' accession he was executed.
- Roman History and Historiography