Brother of Sisyphus, he tried to emulate the might of Zeus by dragging chains to make thunder noises and throwing lighted torches around to simulate lightning.
Extremely irritated by this breach of copyright, Zeus hit him with a genuine thunderbolt — and then burnt down the city of Salmone as it no longer had a ruler.
Salmoneus Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Type: legendary mortal
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1945
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Article last revised on September 06, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.