Person: Apollonios from Alexandria (Egypt)

Person ID: 375
Name: Apollonios
Alternative Name: Heliodoros
Place of Origin: Alexandria (Egypt)
Date Range: 75 to 100
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( 93 to 93 )
List of Disciplines:
running: stadion
List of References:
Decker (1991), p. 104
Euseb. Chron. ll. 426-427 (ed. Christesen) = Afric. Chron. F65 l. 358 (ed. Wallraff)
List of Prosopographies:
Gouw (2009), no. 24
Moretti (1957), no. 824
Perpillou-Thomas (1995), no. 221
Comment: The text gives Ἀπολλώνις Ἀλεξανδρεὺς ἢ Ἡλιόδωρος, i.e. either Apollonis won the contest, or Heliodoros. His place of origin is not mentioned, but Gouw and Moretti both suggest the one in Egypt (or Africa), as that Alexandria has produced many champions of the sprint.