Constantinos Gavras, 1933, is a Greek-born naturalized French filmmaker, who lives and works in France, best known for films with overt political themes, most famously the fast-paced thriller, Z (1969). Most of his movies were made in French; starting with Missing (1982), several were made in English.
Dimitris Metropoulos -- Famous Greek composer, pianist and conductor.He made his debut with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, he worked with the New York Philarmonic with Leopold Stokowski and was the principal conductor of the Metropolitan Opera till his death
Christos Chomenidis, Novelist. Blog post: http://tedxth.es/Chomenidis_blog (GR)
Nikos Hadjikyriakos - Ghikas , leading painter, sculptor, engraver, iconographer, writer and academic. His works exhibited at the Athens National Gallery, The Mussee d' Art Moderne Paris, The Tate Gallery , the Met
Chronis Aidonidis (Greek: Χρόνης Αηδονίδης) is a Greek singer born on December 23, 1928 in Karoti in Greece. He learned his first songs in his hometown and was introduced into the word of traditional music by his mother and the musicians who used to play at the local fairs. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eu11UcA34oo, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oscyIVVQBHs
SPYROS LOUIS. photo by A. Gaziadis, portrait of the famous Greek athlete winner of the first modern-day Olympic marathon
Telley Savalas | Greek American Film and Television Actor and Singer | Famous Greeks
Helene Glykatzi – Ahrweiler ,Greek historian, specializing in the Byzantine era. "Το μόνο παγκόσμιο αγαθό δεν είναι ούτε το νερό ούτε ο αεράς, τίποτα: είναι η μοιρασιά του Πολιτισμού" "The sole universal commodity is neither water nor air, nothing: it is the sharing of Culture"