History: Seneca

Posted on Sun 23 October 2022 in history

4 BCE- 65 CE - Seneca was a politician and aristocrat who was educated in the philosophy of Stoicism. He was Nero's tutor and assisted in governing in the first five years of Nero's rule. Later Seneca began to withdraw from politics, however he could not extricate himself completely. In 65 CE Seneca was accused of conspiracy against Nero and was compelled to commit suicide.