Person: Alkmaion from Athens (Attica)

Person ID: 1884
Name: Alkmaion
Place of Origin: Athens (Attica)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -592 to -592 )
List of Disciplines:
chariot: tethrippon
List of References:
Isokrates Speeches 16.25
Schol. Pind. Pyth. P. 201 Dr.
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 81
Moretti (1953), no. 4
Comment: First of the Athenians to win a victory in the chariot discipline. The Scholia on Pindar mentions a certain Megakles as victor in the chariot-racing of the 47th Olympiad (= 592 BC), but Moretti 1957, no. 81 the author(s) has confused Megakles with Alkmaion, his son.