Person: Gelon son of Deinomenes from Gela (Sicily)

Record ID: 2180
Name: Gelon
Father's Name: Deinomenes
Place of Origin: Gela (Sicily)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -488 to -488 )
List of Disciplines:
equestrian: tethrippon
List of References:
IvO 143
Paus. 6.9.4-5
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 185
Comment: The statue of Gelon was made by Glaukias from Aegina. Pausanias argued that we should not identify this Gelon with the Gelon, tyrant of Syracuse.