Person: Alkon son of Didymos? from Crete (Crete)

Record ID:625
Name:Alkon
Father's Name:Didymos?
Place of Origin: Crete (Crete)
Date Range:-490 to -470
List of Festivals:
Isthmia in Isthmia (Corinthia)
List of Events:
Isthmia in Isthmia (Corinthia) on ( -590 to -470 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pugme - ___
List of References:
FGE 'Simonides' no. 87, p. 301 = PLG 158 = ALG 150
List of Prosopographies:
Farrington (2012), no. 1.4
Ebert (1972), no. 30
Comment: Farrington (2012) tentatively dates the victory of Alkon to somewhere between 490-470 BC (see footnote 199). The Isthmian victory of Alkon is mentioned in Simonides (Page, Further Greek Epigrams, no. 87 = Bergk, no. 158 = Diehl, no. 150) - YP