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Latin: Hercules, Greek, Ancient: Ἡρακλῆς
Also Known As: "Hercules"
Birthplace: Thebes, Greece
Death: Died in Greece
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Son of Zeus and Alcmene
Husband of Deianira; Dionayra .; Iole .; Omphale -; Auge and 3 others
Ex-husband of Alflyse (4th wife of Hercules, annulled)
Father of Hyllus; Macaria; Hylas (foster); Gelonus; Escites and 17 others
Brother of Pieces (God of Fish)
Half brother of Iphicles; Iarbas of Troy; Megarus of Troy; Castore dei Dioscuri degli Olimpici / di Sparta; Aegipan and 160 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.