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Bennett, Charles Edwin

Born: 1858 AD
Died: 1921 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Scholars

1858 – Born on the 6th of April in Providence, Rhode Island.

1878 – Bennett graduated from Brown University.

1879-1881 – He taught in secondary schools in Florida, New York.

1885-1889 – Also taught shcools in Nebraska.

1881-1882 – He studied at Harvard.

1889 – Became professor of Latin in the University of Wisconsin.

1891 – Professor of classical philology at Brown University.

1892 – Teached Latin at Cornell University.

1894-1897 – Edited Tacitus’s Dialogus de Oratoribus, and Ciceros De Senectute and De Amicitia.

1895 – His Latin Grammar is the first successful attempt in America to adopt the method of the brief, scholarly Schulgrammatik.

1900-1907 – He wrote, with George P. Bristol, The Teaching of Greek and Latin in Secondary Schools, and The Latin Language, and with William Alexander Hammond translated The Characters of

1902 – Wrote the book, Theophrastus.

1921 – He died on the 2nd of May in Rhode Island.