In Greek mythology, Alcmene or Alcmena (Ancient Greek: Ἀλκμήνη) was the mother of Heracles.

Read more about Alcmene:  Background, Exile To Thebes, Death

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Alcmene - Death
... After the death of Amphitryon, Alcmene married Rhadamanthys, son of Zeus, and lived with him in exile at Ocaleae in Boeotia ... Hyllus, having pursued and killed Eurystheus, cut off Eurystheus' head and gave it to Alcmene, who gouged out the eyes with weaving pins ... In Metamorphoses, an aging Alcmene recounted the story of the birth of Heracles to Iole ...