b. ca. 480 BC in the Attic deme of Rhamnous;
executed in Athens in 411 BC;
Greek orator and logographer, identification with the ‘Sophist’ Antiphon is controversial but increasingly accepted; however, he must be distinguished from the tragedian of the same name.
Regardless of the question of whether Antiphon the Orator and Antiphon the Soph…