Sicilian Lore, Gods, Demigods, Heroes, Symbols, and Other Famous Mythological Characters

Euhemerus

A philosopher of the 3rd C BC. Author of Sacred Scripture, he maintained that gods were simply men who had accomplished great deeds and were rewarded by deification and that the deeds related in myths were actual historical events. Occasionally called Euhemerus, Euhemeros or Euhemeros.
Sicilian Mythology