Roman Poet Virgil Full Name: Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]
Nationality: Roman

Profession: Roman Poet
Why Famous: Known for three major works of Latin literature, the "Eclogues" (or "Bucolics"), the "Georgics", and the epic "Aeneid".

Traditionally ranked as one of Rome's greatest poets, and his "Aeneid" has been considered the national epic of ancient Rome from the time of its composition to the present day.

Born: October 15, 70 BC
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Andes, Cisalpine Gaul, Roman Empire

Died: September 21, 19 BC (aged 52)

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