Virgil
The most famous poet of ancient Rome, Virgil (or Vergil) wrote the Aeneid, one of the greatest epic poems in human history. Raised on a farm in northern Italy, he made his way to Rome as an adult and gained fame for his collections of poems Eclogues (around 39 B.C.) and Georgics (29 B.C.). A clear picture of his life is not possible, but Virgil was apparently famous during his lifetime and had friends in high places, notably the emperor Augustus. The Aeneid is Virgil's masterpiece, a national More »
Name at Birth: Publius Vergilius Maro
Born: October 15, 70 B.C. (Near Mantua, Italy)

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Virgil Smith, Jr. (born December 18, 1979) is a Democratic former member of the Michigan Senate. Smith previously represented the 4th Senate District, which is ...

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Virgil C. Smith (born July 4, 1947) is a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court in Wayne County, Michigan. He was appointed to fill a vacancy in this court by Governor ...

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Jan 24, 2019 ... Former state Sen. Virgil Smith is set to reappear in Wayne County Circuit Court next Friday on charges that include assaulting his ex-wife.

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Nov 12, 2018 ... Former Democratic state lawmaker Virgil Smith was allowed Monday to withdraw his guilty plea in a case involving a confrontation with his ...

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Mar 6, 2019 ... Former Michigan state Sen. Virgil Smith resigned from office and spent 252 days in jail after a highly publicized dispute with his ex-wife.

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Mar 6, 2019 ... Former Michigan state Sen. Virgil Smith could be headed to prison after charges stemming from a 2015 incident with his ex-wife were ...

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More than two years ago, in one of state politics' more sordid recent episodes, State Senator Virgil Smith Jr. was arrested after he shot up his ex-wife's Mercedes.

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Virgil C. Smith was a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court in Michigan from 2004 to 2018 . He was first appointed to this court by Governor Jennifer Granholm on May 19, ...

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Oct 15, 2018 ... Prosecutors hope a judge will let them retract a plea deal given to former state Sen. Virgil Smith Jr in 2016.