Part 1 - Ancient Greece

Michael Lahanas

Portraits and Biographies (Prosopographia Hellenica)

Aeschylus of Cnidus
Aeschylus of Rhodes
Aesion, orator (contemporary of Demosthenes)
Aeson, envoy to Lacedaemon, from Argos

Aesop of Arabia, Lokman; and Nasser (fifth century).
Aesop of England, John Gay (1688-1732).
Aesop of France, Jean de la Fontaine (1621-1695).
Aesop of Germany, Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781).
Aesop of India, Bidpay or Pilpay (third century BC). Cobham Brewer

Aesop ()

Aetion of Amphipolis
Agallis of Corcyra
Agariste of Sicyon

Agatharchidas of Sparta

Sextus Pompeius Gem of Agathangelos

Agatharchides ( )
Agatharchus ()
Agatharchus of Corcyra, stadion race winner 536 BC
Agathedaemon of Alexandria
Agathinus Claudius

This man (Agathocles) became tyrant and, as Timaeus says, in his early youth was a common prostitute, ready [to give himself] to the most debauched, a jackdaw, a buzzard, presenting his backside to all who wanted it. (Suda)

Agathocles, tyrant of Syracuse
Agathocles (son of Lysimachus)
Agathocles of Bactria, Indo-Greek Ruler
Agathocles of Egypt

Agathon of Macedonia
Agathopus of Aegina, stadion race winner 173 and 177 AD

Agelaus, son of Acnonius

Agemachus of Cyzicus, stadion race winner 192 BC
Agesidamus of Epizephyrian Lokris, boxing boys, Olympia ode 10 of Pindar
Agesandridas Lacedaemonian commander
Agesilaus being invited once to hear a man who admirably imitated the nightingale, he declined, saying he had heard the nightingale itself. Plutarch Life of Agesilaus II.

Agesilaus II (Xenophon Agesilaus)
Agesippidas, Lacedaemonian commander
Agesipolis I
Agesipolis II

Agis I ()
Agis II ()
Agis III ( )
Agis IV ( ), Plutarch's Agis
Agis of Elis, stadion race winner 572 BC
Agnodorus of Cyzicus, stadion race winner 140 BC

Agoracritus, Reconstruction of the frieze at the base of the statue of Nemesis

Agrippa the Astronomer
Agrippa the Sceptic

Aison,Vase painter

Albinus, 2nd century AD, Hellenistic philosopher, Middle Platonism

Ab- Alb , Alc- An , Ap- Are, Arg- Az

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