Lucius Accius
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"Lucius Accius", or "Lucius Attius", was a Roman Republic/Roman tragic poet and literary scholar. The son of a freedman#Ancient Rome/freedman, Accius was born at Pisaurum in Umbria, in 170 BC. The year of his death is unknown, but he must have lived to a great age, since Cicero (born 106 BC, hence 64 years younger) speaks of having conversed with him on literary matters.

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