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Greek: Ἡρακλῆς, Latin: Hercules
Also Known As: "Hercules"
Birthplace: Thebes, Greece
Death: Died in Greece
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Son of Zeus - - Iuppiter Jupiter and Alcmene
Husband of Deianira; Auge; Wife; Hebe Goddess of Youth; Omphale - and 2 others
Father of Hyllus; Macaria; Telephus, King of Mysia; Agathyrsi; Child 1 and 9 others
Half brother of Iphicles Macedonia; Helen of Troy; Polydeuces Pollux of Sparta; Epaphus, King of Egypt; Atymnius of Troy and 170 others

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About Heracles

Heracles was a divine hero in Greek mythology, the son of Zeus and Alcmene, foster son of Amphitryon and great-grandson (and half-brother) of Perseus. He was the greatest of the Greek heroes, a paragon of masculinity, the ancestor of royal clans who claimed to be Heracleidae (Ἡρακλεῖδαι) and a champion of the Olympian order against chthonic monsters. In Rome and the modern West, he is known as Hercules.