Cassius Dio

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Lucius (or Claudius) Cassius Dio (alleged tae hae the cognomen Cocceianus),[1] (Auncient Greek: Δίων ὁ Κάσσιος, c. AD 155 – 235,[2][3] kent in Inglis as Cassius Dio, Dio Cassius, or Dio (Dione. lib), wis a Roman consul an notit historian who wrote in Greek.

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  1. Dio's name: L'Année épigraphique 1971, 430 = Κλ΄ Κάδδιος Δίων. Roman Military Diplomas, Roxan, 133 = L. Cassius Dio.
  2. Prof. Cary's Introduction at LacusCurtius
  3. Accordin tae some scholars, such as Millar (Millar, F., A study of Cassius Dio, Oxford 1966, p. 13), he wis born later, in 163/164.