What is Cronus Known For?

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Cronus was the son of the Gaia and Ouronos (Earth and Sky). Cronus was known for being the cruel and greedy ruler of the Titans, and ruler of the world. He is also known for being the father of Zeus, Poseidon, Hades,
Demeter, Hera, and Athena.
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Who was Cronus?

Cronus was a Titan. He overthrew his father (Uranus) by castrating him. Cronus then proceeded to swallow each of his children after they were born because of his fear that they would castrate and overthrow him as well. His wife gave birth to Zeus and instead of giving him to Cronus she gave Cronus (MORE)

Who are Cronus and Rhea?

According to Greek mythology Cronus and Rhea are the titans of the earth and are the parents of Zeus, Demeter, Hestia, Hera, Hades, and Poseidon.

Who were Cronus and Rhea?

They were the King and Queen of the Titans The mother (Rhea) and father (Cronus) of Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades. He ate Poseidon and Hades, but Rhea saved Zeus with help from Gaia (god of earth, mother of Cronus and Rhea) and Zeus came back and cut open Cronus. The he took his brothers out of his stom (MORE)

Cronus And Rhea?

They were husband and wife. they also had 6 seven kids which Cronus ate five of them. He knew what one day one of his kids would take his place so he swallowed five of them but Rhea replaces Zeus with rocks and Cronus swallowed that. Soon after Zeus grows up Cronus throws up the 5 kids because Rhea (MORE)

How was cronus born?

Cronus is one of the twelve Titans of Greek Mythology. According tomyth, he was born to Uranus and Gaia, presumably throughconception.

Where are Rhea and Cronus from?

Cronus and Rhea, were Titans children of Uranus and Gaea the first deities of the ancient Greeks. Cronus after he assassinated his father became the second generation of gods and married Rhea who gave birth to Hestia, Hera, Demetra, Poseidon, Hades and Zeus. As Cronus was afraid that he would hav (MORE)

What is Cronus the god of?

The harvest, nature and agriculture; similar to the Roman Saturn. He should not be confused with Chronos, the personification (not god) of time.

What are cronus strengths?

Kronos was a personification of the heavens. He wasn't a superhero that had certain strengths and weaknesses.

What was Cronus the god of?

He was the king of the Titans and ruler of the world in Greek mythology before Zeus (his own son) overthrew him. The harvest, nature and agriculture; similar to the Roman Saturn. He should not be confused with Chronos, the personification (not god) of time. Cronus was a Titan, born from the pr (MORE)

What are cronus hobbies?

HIS HOBBIES ARE PLAYING GOLF AND playing basketball also he rebels and kills his dogs for fun :P

What is cronus god of?

Cronus was not god of anything. He was a titan,father of the main gods:Zeus,Poseidon,Hera,Demeter,Hades,and Athena.

Cronus was the god of?

Cronus is not a god but a titan and father the the 6 original Olympians (who were Hestia, Hades, Demeter, Poseidon, Hera , and Zeus) Cronus was the titan of time.

What is Cronus disease?

I've not heard of Cronus disease. I don't believe there is such a disease. Perhaps you mean Crohn's disease which is an inflammatory disease of the digestive system. more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crohn's_disease

How did Cronus die?

Zeus never killed Cronus, instead he trapped him in Tarturus. As Cronus had once done to the 100 handed ones and Cyclopses.

Who were Cronus' siblings?

Cronus's siblings were Rhea, Coeus, Phoebe, Oceanus, and Tethys. In other words, all the Titans but Gaia.

What did Cronus rule?

He was the god of time and the king of the gods until Zeus, his son, overthrew him and imprisioned him in Tartarus, the place of punishment in the Underworld.

What is Cronus a god of?

Cronus was not a God, per se but was a Titan, born from the primordial deities, Gaia and Ouranos. He castrated and overthrew his father with his sickle, which led to his worship as a harvest god, associated with crops and nature.

What is special about Cronus?

Not to be confused with Chronos , (the greek god who was the personification of time), Cronus or Kronos was the head of the youngest of the first generation of Titans. He overthrew his father and ruled during the mythological Golden Age, until he was overthrown by his own son, Zeus. Cronus is pat (MORE)

What was Cronus a god of?

Cronus was not a god at all, He was the king of the titans and ruler of the world in Greek mythology before Zeus (his own son) overthrew him.

Was cronus immortal?

\n. \n(Kronus) yes\n. \nAnswer 2:\nBut when Zeus had defeated him, Cronus was exiled along with a portion of the Golden Age to the Isles of the Blest, at the outermost edge of the earth.

What did cronus do with his children?

He ate them when they were born because there was a prophecy that one of them would overthrow him, but his youngest son Zeus survived because Cronus' wife Rhea gave him a rock to eat instead. When he grew up Zeus tricked his father into eating mustard and he threw his other children up, who were all (MORE)

What is Cronus titan of?

Kronos/Cronos isn't a titan of anything... in fact he isn't a titan. He is the father of Zeus.

Does cronus have a brother?

Yes, Cronus had three brothers. Oceanus, Hyperion and Coeus. He also has two sisters. Rhea - who was also his wife- and Phoebe. All were titans and children of Gaea / Gaia and Uranus.

What did Cronus fear?

Cronus feared being overthrown by his offspring, hence he swallowed them at birth. However Zeus, his first born, was saved by his mother, and went on to overthrow him to become the Father of Gods and men.

When was Cronus overthrown?

After Zeus had grown up and given his father an emetic so that the six siblings were united and could overthrow Cronus. The events in the Greek myths did not happen in any particular year.

Is Cronus a tinan?

yes and was defeated by the gods (his children ) and was married to Hera

What was Cronus' realm?

Cronus was god of time and the ages, especially time where regarded as destructive and all-devouring. He ruled the cosmos before Zeus (who is his son) then after the ten year war with the Olympians, he and the rest of his titans went into Tartaros, the stormy pit beneath the earth, below even the re (MORE)

Is cronus his father?

it depends he is the father of Zeus hades and posideon and others what do you mean

What were Cronus' symbols?

Cronus' main symbol was a sickle, a tool with a curved blade used to harvest crops. Cronus used the sickle to castrate Uranus.

Is cronus dead?

No Zeus released Kronos and his brothers from Tarterus, and made the old Titan king of the Elysian Islands, home of the blessed dead.

Who worship cronus?

The cult of Cronus could be found in ancient; Athens of Attica Olympia a sanctuary in Elis Lebadeia in Boiotia Gades, a Greek colony in Iberia

What happened to cronus and why?

According to Greek mythology, the beginning of time was called Chaos. When Gaia (Mother Earth) and Uranus (Sky)(Heaven) were formed, the six titans came to be. Cronus married his sister Rhea then had six children as well: Hestia, Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon and Zeus. When Cronus received a prophe (MORE)

Did cronus have a weakness?

Kronos carried around a scythe that weakens you on contact. Even he couldn't withstand the powers of his scythe, and Poseidon, Zeus, and Hades used it to cut him in little pieces then banished him to the deepest pits of Tartarus.

Why did Zeus do what he did to Cronus?

...because he ate his brothers and sisters and tried to eat him. his mother hid Zeus away and tricked chronus into eating a rock. so when Zeus was an adult he killed his father

Who was cronus the ruler of?

Well long story short. Cronus (aka Saturn) was the ruler of the gods before Zeus, he overthrew his father Uranus (aka the planet Uranus, the original ruler) but was then overthrown by his son. He is the god of agriculture.

Who was cronus spouse?

Do you mean Kronos, The titian lord of time In greek mythology? if you do then his wife is Rhea.

How was Cronus defeated?

Cronus has defeeated by Zeus. Zeus was almost smallowed by him. He was hidden then tricked Cronus into eating a magic earb. He trough up the other children and joined zeuses side. Zeus developed power more powerful than Cronus and he ran away. Zeus took his place and became most powerful.

What could Cronus not do?

Cronus could control time itself, but he could not control tings in time. He could stop time, make it go backwards, or speed it up, and he could also stop a person by stopping "their" time, but he could not control everything.

What are facts about Cronus?

he murdered his father ate his children so they wont overthrow them was banished to the underworld and escaped to italy to rule as the roman god saturn

How do you spell Cronus?

The name of the leader of the Titans, forebears of the Greek gods, is spelled Cronus or Kronos . This is a different figure than Chronos (also Khronos or Chronus ) who was the incorporeal Greek personification of time.

Who were cronus allies?

His friends were luke robinson, and tyler bennet. Luke Was an awesome person where tyler was very odd. Luke Tasted good

Why Cronus is important?

Cronus is important because he is a titan, and because of that,there's a big role. Cronus, besides being a titan, is also Zeus'sfather. however, he is important mainly because of the fact that heis the one that gave his father, sky, the vengeance that hismother, gala (Earth) felt that he needed. Whe (MORE)

Why did Cronus have a sickle?

It was the form of the weapon which Gaia, the Earth his mother gaveto Cronus to castrate his father Uranus the Heavens. A sickle wasalso once used to harvest crops.