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Helen and Menelaus on at Attic red-figure crater from c. 540-440 B.C. at the Louvre.

Helen and Menelaus on at Attic red-figure crater, by the Menelaus Painter from c. 540-440 B.C. at the Louvre.

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Laurie Macguire, in Helen of Troy From Homer to Hollywood, lists the following 11 men as husbands of Helen in ancient literature, proceeding from the canonical list in chronological order, to the 5 exceptional ones:
  1. Theseus
  2. Menelaus
  3. Paris
  4. Deiphobus
  5. Helenus ("ousted by Deiphobus")
  6. Achilles (Afterlife)
  7. Enarsphorus (Plutarch)
  8. Idas (Plutarch)
  9. Lynceus (Plutarch)
  10. Corythus (Parthenius)
  11. Theoclymenus (attempt - thwarted -- in Euripides)
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