Phaedrus

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Born: 15 BC
Died: 50 AD, at 65 years of age.

Nationality: Roman
Categories: Philosopher


15 AC - He was born on the Pierian Mountain, but he seems to have been brought at an early age to Italy.

 

         - He incurred the wrath of Sejanus, the powerful minister of Tiberius, by some supposed allusions in his fables, and was brought to trial and punished.

 

41-43 AD - The dates of their publication are unknown, but Seneca, writing, knows nothing of Phaedrus, and it is probable that he had not yet published anything.

 

50 AD - The year that Phaedrus died.

 

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