The statue of Zeus was supposedly destroyed by a destructive fire in 462 A.D. Other sources mention that it could have been destroyed in 475 A.D. More » Art & Literature Fine Art

The Seven Wonders of the World include the Great Pyramid at Giza, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus and the statue of Zeus at Olympia. The Tomb of Mausolus at Halicarnassus, the Colossus at... More » History Ancient History breaks the Greek mythological creatures into the categories of Olympians, other gods and goddesses, and heroes and monsters. Some of the major Olympians include Zeus, Hera, Aphrodite, Ares, Hermes and Poseido... More » Art & Literature Folklore Mythology
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Zeus is a fictional mythological figure who is said to have been born in some undefined prehistoric period, and as such, there is no exact date for the character's supposed birth; additionally, there is no widely known c... More » Art & Literature Folklore Mythology

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Zeus did many things, but his most notable act was overthrowing his father Cronus and the rest of the Titans. After Zeus was born, his father wanted to eat him, but his mother protected him by hiding him in a cave. Once ... More » Art & Literature Folklore