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Title of one of Aeschylus' tragedies?

  Aeschylus entered many competitions in his lifetime, and it is estimated that he wrote some 70 to 90 plays. Only seven tragedies have survived intact: The Persians, Seve (MORE)

When did Aeschylus die?

Aeschylus died and was buried at Gala in 456 BC. The myth was that Aeschylus met his death from an eagle dropping a tortoise upon Aeschylus' bald head, presumably mistaking it (MORE)

Why is Aeschylus famous?

Aeschylus is famous for his plays Agamemnon, the Libation Bearers and the Eumenides. These are tragedy plays that depict about the different choices men have to make and the o (MORE)