1. C. Velleius, a senator, is introduced by Cicero as one of the supporters of the Epicurean philosophy in his DeNaturaDeorum (1.6, foll.).
He was a friend of the orator L. Crassus. (Cic. de Orat. 3.21, de Nat. Deor. 1.21.)
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.