Person: Damagetos? son of Chilon from Sparta (Lakonia)

Person ID: 4153
Name: Damagetos?
Alternative Name: [boxer]
Father's Name: Chilon
Place of Origin: Sparta (Lakonia)
Date Range: -572 to -572
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( -572 to -572 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pugme
List of References:
Hermipp. fr. 14 Mü = Diog. Laert. 1.73 = Anth. Pal. 8.88
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 1024
Comment: Dubious Olympic victor. Cheilon's father was named Damagetos and since it was common practice to name your son after your father, Moretti suggests the athlete's name may have been Damagetos.