One of the most famous names in Greek mythology is Hercules. Hercules was born a demi-god. His father was Zeus, and his mother was the mortal princess Alcmene. Zeus was married to Hera, the goddess of women, when he fathered Hercules to Alcmene. Zeus’s infidelity would enrage Hera which would ultimately lead Hercules to kill his wife and children. Hera’s Vengeance Alcmene … [Read more...] about What were the 12 Labors of Hercules?