Astyages

Greek - A supporter of Agenor. He was one of those who interrupted the wedding of Perseus and Andromeda. He was turned to stone by sight of the Medusa mask. Sometimes called Astyages.
Persian - A king of Media. It was prophesied that he would die at the hand of a descendant; this prophecy was fulfilled when he was killed by his grandson, Cyrus. Also known as Astyages.

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