Chiron is a child of Cronus. He is a Centaur who was fathered by Cronus and a mare. As a child of Cronus he was much more civilized than the other centuars and was skilled in medicine and healing. He lived on Mount Pelion and taught many famous heroes, such as Achilles, Peleus, Jason, Heracles etc.
In Popular Culture
- He is a major protagonist in Age of Mythology.
- He appears as a teacher in Camp Half-Blood, “Percy Jackson and The Olympians“ and “Heroes of Olympus” by Rick Riordan.