Roman Name: Saturn
Titan- Ruler of the Universe
Baby of Family
Siblings: Other Titans
Children: Zeus, Hades, Poseidon, Demeter, Hestia, Hera
- He killed his dad and took his powers.
- His parents told him that one of his children would overthrow him, so he swallowed them all when they were born (or so he thought).
- When Zeus was born, Cronus' wife tricked him and he swallowed rocks wrapped in a blanket instead.
- Zeus gave him a drink that made him throw up all his siblings.
- The Titanic was named after the Titans because it was the largest ship in 1912.
Powerful- He allied with most of the Titans and the river goddess Styx to battle the Olympians.
Determined- He did what he needed to do in order to survive.
Violent- His violent actions caused his wife to want to overthrow him.
Family- His wife and mother connived against him. His family was the cause of his paranoia.
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