Person: Aeithales from Alexandria (Egypt)

Person ID: 353
Name: Aeithales
Place of Origin: Alexandria (Egypt)
Date Range: 150 to 175
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( 165 to 165 )
List of Disciplines:
running: stadion
List of References:
Decker (1991), p. 104
Euseb. Chron. l. 460 (ed. Christesen) = Afric. Chron. F65 l. 383 (ed. Wallraff)
List of Prosopographies:
Gouw (2009), no. 14
Moretti (1957), no. 870
Perpillou-Thomas (1995), no. 205
Decker (1991), p. 104
Comment: Gouw and Moretti think it is the Alexandria in Egypt, as many sprinters came from that Alexandria. This may be circular reasoning. NB: Perpillou-Thomas wrongly print the athlete's name 'Aithalos'; it is 'Aithales'.