New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Gaius Asinius Pollio

76 BC - 4

Photo of Gaius Asinius Pollio

Icon of person Gaius Asinius Pollio

Gaius Asinius Pollio (75 BC – AD 4) was a Roman soldier, politician, orator, poet, playwright, literary critic, and historian, whose lost contemporary history provided much of the material used by the historians Appian and Plutarch. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaius Asinius Pollio has received more than 32,916 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Gaius Asinius Pollio is the 1,125th most popular writer, the 1,227th most popular biography from Italy and the 87th most popular Italian Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 33k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Page views of Gaius Asinius Pollios by language


Among writers, Gaius Asinius Pollio ranks 1,125 out of 5,755Before him are Michael Connelly, Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak, Lin Yutang, Rudolf von Sebottendorf, Meng Haoran, and Joan Fuster. After him are Assia Djebar, James Bond, Hrotsvitha, Lobsang Rampa, Ken Kesey, and Eiji Yoshikawa.

Most Popular Writers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 76 BC, Gaius Asinius Pollio ranks 2Before him is Julia.  Among people deceased in 4, Gaius Asinius Pollio ranks 4Before him are Gaius Caesar, Hyeokgeose of Silla, and Nicolaus of Damascus. After him is Phraates V.

Others Born in 76 BC

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 4

Go to all Rankings

In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Gaius Asinius Pollio ranks 1,227 out of 4,668Before him are Peter Chrysologus (380), Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682), Marcantonio Raimondi (1480), Anastasius Bibliothecarius (815), Antonio Conte (1969), and Giuseppe Conte (1964). After him are Adolfo Celi (1922), Prince Emanuele Filiberto, Duke of Aosta (1869), Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta (1417), Giulio Natta (1903), Prince Henry of Battenberg (1858), and Armando Diaz (1861).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Gaius Asinius Pollio ranks 87Before him are Elsa Morante (1912), Gaius Valerius Flaccus (45), Titus Pomponius Atticus (-110), Veronica Franco (1546), Guido Cavalcanti (1258), and Lucrezia Tornabuoni (1427). After him are Giambattista Marino (1569), Odoric of Pordenone (1286), Matteo Bandello (1484), Gabriele Amorth (1925), Claudio Magris (1939), and Timaeus of Locri (-200).