Who Said History Is Written by the Victors?

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It is often said that the quote 'History is written by the victors' comes from Winston Churchill. Churchill likely said it or something similar, but various versions of the quote have existed for at least centuries. It may have started with a quote from Greek philosophy and been used in various wordings over time.
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The quote "History is written by the victor" was said by Winston
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Winston Churchill certainly but probably many others throughout history!
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He never actually said it. Someone else did, forgot his name.
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It is generally regarded as the victors write the history. That is it is the winning side's views that becomes history. No one person or group has ownership of this comment. For example
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