Which ancient Greek author was blind?

Homer
Sophocles
Aeschylus
Xenophon
Homer is a leg­endary figure. Ac­cord­ing to legends he was blind, which was re­flect­ed in Iliad 6.146 by calling him "the man of Chios".

Answers distribution

Homer
Sophocles
Aeschylus
Xenophon
answers
flagSwitzerland
84%
7%
7%
0%
13
flagPoland
66%
11%
13%
9%
3486
flagthe United Kingdom
65%
14%
10%
8%
91
flagGermany
61%
20%
15%
2%
39
flagthe United States
60%
13%
26%
0%
23
flagUnknown
58%
14%
16%
10%
403
flagRepublic of Ireland
50%
35%
7%
7%
14

Gender

men62%
women59%
Homer
62%
59%
Sophocles
11%
13%
Aeschylus
16%
17%
Xenophon
9%
9%

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Author: smyru
Illustration: Martin aka Maha
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March 1, 2017, 10:34 p.m. added by olgajakubas@wp.pl »
March 1, 2017, 10:35 p.m. modified by smyru »
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