Kleolaus is the son of Herakles and Argele who is one of the daughters of King Thespius. During his stay in the court of King Thespius, Herakles impregnated 49 out of the 50 of Thespius' daughters including Argele who he lay with one night. The result of that particular encounter was Kleolaus.


Herakles & Argele

Ancient Text

by Argele he [Herakles] had Kleolaus
- Apollodorus.Biblioteca, 2.7.8