Category:Gaius Maecenas

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Gaius Cilnius Maecenas 13 April 70 BC –October 8 BC was a confidant and political advisor to Octavian (who was to become the first Emperor of Rome as Caesar Augustus) as well as an important patron for the new generation of 'Augustan' poets. His name has become a byword for a wealthy, generous and enlightened patron of the arts.


Gaius Maecenas 
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ally, friend and political advisor to Octavian
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Date of birth 15 April 68 BC
Arezzo
Date of death 8 BC
Roman Empire
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  • Terentia
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