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Who created Draco's law?
Beside this, what laws did Draco create?
Aristotle, the chief source for knowledge of Draco, claims that his were the first written Athenian laws and that Draco established a constitution enfranchising hoplites, the lower class soldiers. The Draconian laws were most noteworthy for their harshness; they were said to be written in blood, rather than ink.
Secondly, who was the first law giver? Draco (lawgiver
Similarly, who is Draco in history?
ko?/; Greek: Δράκων, Drakōn; fl. c. 7th century BC), also called Drako or Drakon, was the first recorded legislator of Athens in Ancient Greece. He replaced the prevailing system of oral law and blood feud by a written code to be enforced only by a court of law.
Was Draco a tyrant?
Draco Greek Tyrant. Draco was the first individual to write down the laws of Athens. He made them very severe and harsh.