The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Greco-Roman classical religion; Greek philosophy CBR Scale: M

Name: Diogenes

Other Names: Diogenes of Sinope; Diogenes the Cynic

Classification: supporting character supporting character   real/historical person real/historical person  

Publisher(s): Sydney Film School

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers (230 A.D.)

Creators: Diogenes Laertius, Peter McAllum (actor)

Number of Appearances: 3

   Comic Book Appearances: 1

   TV, Film Appearances: 2

Occupation: philosopher

Nation: Greece

Birth Place: Sinop, Turkey

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: a founder of Cynic philosophy

This character is in the following 4 stories which have been indexed by this website:
A Modern Diogenes (1907)
Diogenes (2011) (lead character)
Gilligan's Island - Season 1, Episode 31 (1 May 1965): "Diogenes, Won't You Please Go Home?" (mentioned)
Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers (230 A.D.)

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