Person: Pythagoras son of Krates

Record ID: 1924
Name: Pythagoras
Father's Name: Krates
Place of Origin: (Samos)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -588 to -588 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pugme
List of References:
D.L. 8.47-50
Eratosth. FrGH 241 F11a
Euseb. Chron. Ll. 138-140 (ed. Christesen) = African. Chron. F65 ll. 121-122 (ed. Wallraff)
Favor. Fr. 18 Mu
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 88
Comment: This Pythagoras may have been Pythagoras the famous philosopher. He also was denied participation with ridicule in the age category 'paides', after which he won in the 'andres' category (Eusebius; Iulius Africanus; Diogenes Laertius 8.47)