How did Aeolus become a god?
Then, how did Aeolus get his powers?
Aeolus Special Powers. Aeolus is the God of wind and posses the power to create storms by using he breath. The Greeks thought that the big gust of winds was an act of a God. The Greeks didn't have the technology back then so that's why they came up with this Greek God.
Additionally, how did Aeolus help Odysseus? Aeolus presents Odysseus with a bag containing all of the winds, and he stirs up a westerly wind to guide Odysseus and his crew home. Within ten days, they are in sight of Ithaca, but Odysseus's shipmates, who think that Aeolus has secretly given Odysseus a fortune in gold and silver, tear the bag open.
Herein, what is Aeolus famous for?
AIOLOS (Aeolus) was the divine keeper of the winds and king of the mythical, floating island of Aiolia (Aeolia). He kept the violent Storm-Winds locked safely away inside the cavernous interior of his isle, releasing them only at the command of greatest gods to wreak devastation upon the world.
How did Aeolus die?
Aeolus was a defender of Thebes against the Seven Against Thebes. He was killed by Parthenopaeus. Aeolus was a Trojan, companion of Aeneas in Italy, where he was killed by Turnus, King of the Rutulians.