About Sophocles

Sophocles is one of three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than or contemporary with those of Euripides. According to the 'Suda', a 10th-century encyclopedia, Sophocles wrote 123 plays during the course of his life, but only seven have survived in a complete... Wikipedia
497/496 BC, Colonus Hippius
406/405 BC, Athens

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