Person: Onesikritos from Salamis? (Cyprus)

Person ID: 1050
Name: Onesikritos
Place of Origin: Salamis? (Cyprus)
Date Range: -180 to -180
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( -180 to -180 )
List of Disciplines:
running: stadion
List of References:
Euseb. Chron. l. 306 (ed. Christesen) = African. Chron. F65 l. 261 (ed. Wallraff)
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 611
Comment: No specification of Salamis (Cyprus or Attica) in either Eusebius or Iulius Africanus. Moretti (1957), no. 611 thinks Salamis on Cyprus is more likely, because Salamis in Attica was probably part of Athenian territory and does not occur anywhere else in Olympian victor lists. [DvdL]