Greece, 1947(?). Actor Kirk Douglas is distributing boxes with school items in the framework of US Relief Aid Plan, toward the end of the Greek Civil War (1945-1949).

Greece, 1947 Actor Kirk Douglas is distributing boxes with school items in the framework of US Relief Aid Plan, toward the end of the Greek Civil War

Irene Papas and Anthony Quinn.

A Dream of Kings Anthony Quinn and Irene Papas join in a traditional joyful Greek dance

Πειραιάς δεκαετία 1950

Παλιά καφενεία

A traditional Greek kafenion from the past. We would sit with our father and grandfather and eat the little food that accompanied the ouzo, like mini stuffed eggplants.

Athens, Greece, 1944 October the 12th is liberated from the German occupation.  The poster at Syntagma sq. runs: "The shameful instruments of fascism deserve a double punishment. The people demand "people's courts". EAM" [=National Liberation Front]. Collaborationists found refuge at the newly arrived government and the Brirtish under pretext of willing to fight any EAM attempt to establish a leftist regime.

Athens, Greece, 1944 October the is liberated from the German occupation…

Marlon Brando 1958 / Ακρόπολη: Διασημότητες στον Ιερό Βράχο

Marlon Brando visited Greece to support children’s orphanages in 1958

Irene Papas, 1956

When Lucy Waring& sister Phyllida suggests that she join her for a quiet holiday on the island of Corfu, young English Lucy is overjoyed.

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