Category Archives: The Ancient Greeks

Greek Gods and Goddesses: Pluto Facts

Here are some facts about Pluto (sometimes called Hades), the Ancient Greek God of the Underworld. Pluto was the son of Cronos and Rhea. He is the brother of Zeus, the King of the Gods, and Poseidon, the ruler of the oceans. When Pluto was born, his father, Cronos, swallowed him. Zeus managed to save… Continue Reading

Greek Gods and Goddesses: Apollo Facts

Here are some facts about the Ancient Greek God Apollo. Apollo’s father was Zeus and his mother was a Titaness called Leto. Artemis, the hunter, is his twin sister. In Ancient Greek mythology, Apollo was the Sun God. He was responsible for the movement of the Sun across the sky. He moved the Sun with… Continue Reading