Heraclides of Aenus

Heraclides of Aenus (Greek: Ἡρακλείδης Αἴνιος) was one of Plato's students.[1] Around 360 BC, he and his brother Python assassinated Cotys I, the ruler of Thrace.[2]


  1. Diogenes Laërtius, iii. 46
  2. Aristotle, Politics, v. 10, 1311b20-2; Plutarch, Adv. Col. 1126c

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