Pliny the Elder

Pliny the Elder
Gaius Plinius Secundus
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Pliny the Elder: an imaginative 19t-century portrait. No contemporary depiction o Pliny is kent tae survive.
BornAD 23
Comum (Como), Italy, Roman Empire
DiedAugust 25, 79 (aged 55–56)
Stabiae, Campanie, Roman Empire
Cause o daith
Died in the eruption that destroyed Pompeii
Body discovered
Bi friends, unner the pumice
ResidenceRoum, provincial locations, Misenum
CitizenshipRoman
EddicationRhetoric, grammar
ThriftLawyer, author, naitural filosopher, militar commander, provincial govrenor
Notable wirk(s)Naturalis Historia
Hauf-marrae(s)None
ChilderNone
ParentsCeler an Marcella
RelativesSister (Plinia), nephew (Pliny the Younger)

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.

Other Languages
Alemannisch: Plinius der Ältere
aragonés: Plinio o Viello
azərbaycanca: Böyük Plini
беларуская: Пліній Старэйшы
български: Плиний Стари
bosanski: Plinije Stariji
català: Plini el Vell
čeština: Plinius starší
español: Plinio el Viejo
فارسی: پلینیوس
français: Pline l'Ancien
Gaeilge: Plinias Mór
हिन्दी: प्लिनी
hrvatski: Plinije Stariji
հայերեն: Պլինիոս Ավագ
Bahasa Indonesia: Plinius yang Tua
íslenska: Plinius eldri
Lingua Franca Nova: Plinio la Vea
Malagasy: Pline l'Ancien
македонски: Плиниј Постариот
മലയാളം: പ്ലീനി
Bahasa Melayu: Plinius yang Tua
Napulitano: Plinio 'o Viecchio
Nederlands: Plinius de Oudere
norsk nynorsk: Plinius den eldre
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਵੱਡਾ ਪਲੀਨੀ
português: Plínio, o Velho
rumantsch: Plinius il Vegl
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Plinije Stariji
Simple English: Pliny the Elder
slovenčina: Plínius Starší
slovenščina: Plinij starejši
српски / srpski: Плиније Старији
українська: Пліній Старший
اردو: پلینیوس
Tiếng Việt: Gaius Plinius Secundus
მარგალური: პლინიუს უნჩაში
中文: 老普林尼