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Aegeus

"In Greek mythology, Aegeus (/ˈɛdʒˌjuːs/; Ancient Greek: Αἰγεύς, romanized: Aigeús) was an archaic figure in the founding myth of Athens. The "goat-man" who gave his name to the Aegean Sea was, next to Poseidon, the father of Theseus, the founder of Athenian institutions and one of the kings of Athens." - (en.wikipedia.org 01.01.2020)

What we know

Background

father of Theseus [son of], Aethra [mother of]
Husband of Medea
official King Athens
committed suicide Acropolis of Athens

Sources & Mentions

Objects and visualizations

Genealogy

Map

Athens23.71611022949237.979442596436place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Acropolis of Athens23.72673797607437.971851348877Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522