Pliny the Elder

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Pliny the Elder
Gaius Plinius Secundus
Como - Dome - Facade - Plinius the Elder.jpg
Statue o Pliny the Elder on the facade o Cathedral of S. Maria Maggiore in Como
Born AD 23
Novum Comum (Como), Roman Italy, Roman Empire
Died August 25, AD 79
(aged 55–56)
Stabiae, Campania, Roman Empire
Residence Rome, provincial locations, Misenum
Citizenship Roman
Eddication Rhetoric, grammar
Thrift Lawer, author, naitural filosofer, naituralist, militar commander, provincial govrenor
Notable wirk(s) Naturalis Historia
Childer Pliny the Younger (neffae, later adoptit son)
Parents Celer an Marcella

Gaius Plinius Secundus (AD 23 – August 25, AD 79), better kent as Pliny the Elder, wis a Roman author, naituralist, an naitural filosopher, as well as naval an army commander o the early Roman Empire, an personal friend o the emperor Vespasian.