Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius
(963 words)

b. ca. AD 70;

d. ca. AD 140 (?);

Latin biographer.


Biographies of scholars and men of letters (partially extant); biographies of the Roman emperors from Caesar to Domitian.


The imperi…

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Pausch, Dennis, “Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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