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. Aeschylus

Born in Eleusis, Attica, Greece December 20, 0524 Died on December 26, 0455 Aeschylus (525 BC - 456 BC) [Esquilo in Portuguese, Esquilo in Spanish] was an ancient Greek playwright. He is often recognized as the father or the founder of tragedy, and is the earliest of the three Greek tragedians whose plays survive extant, the others being Sophocles and Euripides. According to Aristotle, he expanded the number of characters in plays to allow for conflict among them; previously, characters...See more