Part of the list25 history playlist on YouTube.
Greek mythology and legend is filled with beasts and monsters, many of them terrifying the heroes of epic quests. In this video, list25 run through some of the most famous creatures. The top 10 of this is universally recognisable, featuring in a mass of literature and films.
At number one is the famous Minotaur, a colossal man with the head of a bull, lurking at the center of a Cretan labyrinth. At the order of King Minos, Athenian hero Theseus eventually killed the Minotaur.
- Nemean Lion