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Great-Grandson; Hercules is son of Alcmene. Alcmene is daugther of Electryon. Electryon is son of Perseus. Both of the also share same father, Zeus. So Hercules and Perseus i…s half brother. More like Great Grandson a.k.a half brother?
Yes, he was. Perseus was son of Zeus and Danae and his quest was to bring the head of Gorgon Medusa back to Polydectes King of Seriphos. On his way back he met Andromeda an…d made her his wife. The head of the Gorgon was given to goddes Athena as present for her assistance and she embeded it at her shield/ aegis for protection. Descendants of Perseus were the royal houses of Mykynae, Sparta, Persia and the most famous of all Herakles/ Hercules. After their death Perseus and Andromeda were honored by the gods by setting the galaxies of Perseus and Adromeda
In Greek mythology Perseus' father was Zeus In the book series 'http://wiki.answers.com/Q/FAQ/4410-32' the main character Perseus (Percy Jackson) father is Poseidon
Zeus is the King of Gods in Greek Mythology. Zeus was viewed as a king who oversaw the universe. Hercules is the Roman name for the mythical Greek demigod Heracles, son of J…upiter (the Roman equivalent of Zeus), and the mortal Alcmena.
Why is it that Perseus' father is Zeus and Percy Jackson's father is Poseidon if Perseus is similar to Percy Jackson?
Because theres not only one perseus, theres the perseus son of Zeus, another perseus that went on a quest to find and bring back his dead wife from hades and now theres the Pe…rcy Jackson son of Poseido whom stars in "Percy Jackson and the Olympians. for the benefit of those who do not study mythology...specially for those in other countries...and are starting to learn...
according to superguymandude, perseus was eaten my fireants.
Her father is Perses (Not Perseus the hero. Perses the son of two Titans.) and her mother is Asteria
No; Hercules is half-brother and a decedent of Perseus. Perseus and Andromeda had a son Electyron who with Anexo had Alcmene, the mother of Hercules with Zeus. Zeus is als…o the father of Perseus.
Zeus is the father of Perseus; his mother being Danaë, now the son of Perseus and Andromedea was Electryon who with his wife Anaxo had Alcmene - mother of Hercules, wife of A…mphitryon. Perseus is thus both brother of Hercules by being the son of Zeus, and great-grandfather.
No Persues is the son of Zeus and Danae while Hercules(Properly spelled Heracles in the Greek version) is the son of Zeus and Alcmene. Persues is well known for Slaying the Go…rgon Medusa and using her head to defeat the Kraken and save his future wife Andromeda. Heracles on the other hand is best known for his 12 labors. Heracles' actual birth name was Alcides, and it was later changed to Heracles as an attempt by Alcmene to placate Hera and beg forgiveness for Zeus' infidelity.
You're comparing Apples to Oranges. They don't compare mainly because they served different purposes. Both were heroes and both accomplished great feats and both were sons of …Zeus.