Aeschylus

525BC – 456BC
Biographical Sketch: 

Ancient Greek playwright. Considered the father of tragedy.

Authored: 

The Suppliant Maidens, The Persians, The Seven Against Thebes, Prometheus Bound, Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides.

Quote: 

It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. Agamemnon