Roman Literature Timeline
c. 205 BCE - 184 BCE
Plautus writes his Roman comedy plays.
65 BCE - 8 BCE
Life of Roman poet, Quintus Horatius Flaccus, better known as Horace.
59 BCE - 17 CE
Life of Livy.
43 BCE - 17 CE
Life of the Roman writer Ovid, author of Metamorphoses.
c. 39 BCE - c. 38 BCE
Roman poet Virgil writes his first collection of ten poems, the Eclogues.
c. 30 BCE - c. 19 BCE
Roman poet Virgil writes his Aeneid.
c. 30 BCE
Roman poet Virgil completes his second collection of poems, the Georgics.
23 CE - Aug 79 CE
Life of Pliny the Elder.
c. 50 CE - c. 120 CE
The life of Greek historian and philosopher Plutarch.
c. 69 CE - c. 130 CE
Life of Roman biographer Suetonius who wrote 'The Twelve Caesars'.