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Athanasios Diakos – 24 April was a Greek military commander during the Greek War of Independence and a national hero, Greek Independence, Western Philosophy, Greek Warrior, Greek History, Greek Music, Alexander The Great, Greek Art, Important People, Freedom Fighters

The Modern King Leonidas: Athanasios Diakos

Greece is one of the most historically rich nations, with a culture and civilization that exceeds five thousand years of continuous human activity, producing such notable historical influencers as Alexander the Great, Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, and Homer; it’s no wonder that some other individuals well-known throughout Greece remain unknown to other nations. One such individual is Athanasios Diakos who is [...]

Παπαφλέσσας (1788-1825) , Γρηγόριος Δικαίος ,κληρικός , πολιτικός και αγωνιστής του Αγώνα. Greek Independence, Greece Photography, Greek Warrior, Internal Affairs, Greek History, Important People, Ancient Greece, Literature, The Past

Παπαφλέσσας (1788-1825) , Γρηγόριος Δικαίος ,κληρικός , πολιτικός και αγωνιστής του Αγώνα.

Athanasios Diakos, born Athanasios Nikolaos Massavetas Greek klepht leader and commander during the Greek War of Independence. Popular legend has it that when Diakos was a young man at the monastery of Saint John the Baptist, an Ottoman official and. Classical Period, Classical Art, Greek Independence, Hellenistic Period, Greece Photography, Greek Warrior, Greek History, John The Baptist, Important People

Athanasios Diakos (Διονύσιος Τσόκος)

Αθανάσιος Διάκος Greek War of Independence began March 25 1821 "Για δες καιρό που διάλεξε ο χάρος να με πάρει τώρα π΄ ανθίζουν τα κλαδιά και βγάζ΄ η γη χορτάρι". Source: Wikipedia The Greek War of Independence, also known as the Greek Revolution (Greek: Ελληνική Επανάσταση, Elliniki Epanastasi; Ottoman: يونان عصياني Yunan İsyanı "Greek Uprising"), was a successful war of independence waged by the Greek revolutionaries. Following the fall of the Byzantine Empire to the Ottoman…

Ioannis Doukas portrait of Theodorakis Grivas Folk Costume, Costumes, Greek Independence, Exotic Art, Greek History, Artist Painting, Paris Fashion, Istanbul, Auction

Δούκας Ιωάννης – Ioannis Doukas [1844-1916]

ΔΕΙΤΕ ΚΙ'ΑΛΛΑ ΕΡΓΑ ΕΔΩ Γεννήθηκε στο Αργυρόκαστρο το 1841. Σπούδασε ζωγραφική στο Σχολείο των Τεχνών της Αθήνας (την μετέπειτα Ανωτάτη Σχολή Καλών Τεχνών ) έως το 1862, στην Ακαδημία Καλών Τεχνών του Μονάχου (Σχολή του Μονάχου) με δάσκαλο τον Καρλ φον Πιλότυ από το 1865 έως το 1868 και στο Παρίσι κοντά στον Ζαν-Λεόν Ζερόμ.…

Krazeisen Karl (1794 - 1878) Νικηταράς (Σταματελόπουλος), 1827 Μολύβι σε χαρτί. Συλλογή Εθνικής Πινακοθήκης. Krazeisen Karl (1794 - 1878) Nikitaras (Stamatelopoulos), 1827 Pencil on paper. National Gallery collection Greek Independence, Greece History, Greek Warrior, National Gallery, Museum, Greek Art, Hero, Portrait, Drawings

Krazeisen Karl (1794 - 1878) Νικηταράς (Σταματελόπουλος), 1827 Μολύβι σε χαρτί. Συλλογή Εθνικής Πινακοθήκης. Krazeisen Karl (1794 - 1878) Nikitaras (Stamatelopoulos), 1827 Pencil on paper. National Gallery collection

Διονύσιος Τσόκος Πορτραίτο του Ηλία Μαυρομιχάλη 19ος αιώνας Greek Independence, Greek Warrior, Exotic Art, Greek History, In Ancient Times, Revolution, Greece, Portrait, Gallery

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Laskarina Bouboulina May 1771 - 22 May was a Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in and posthumously, an Admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy. From the island of Spetses Greece Greek History, Women In History, Ancient History, Greek Independence, Empire Ottoman, Pirate Queen, Greek Warrior, Fierce Women, Greek Culture

15 Historical Women They Should Have Taught You About In School

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Markos Botsaris (c. 1788 – 21 August was a general and hero of the Greek War of Independence and captain of the Souliotes. Botsaris is among the most revered national heroes in Greece. Greek Independence, Greek Warrior, Archangel Gabriel, Greek History, Byzantine Art, The Son Of Man, World Cultures, Military History, Vintage Pictures

Markos Botsaris (c. 1788 – 21 August 1823) was a Greek general and hero of the Greek War of Independence and captain of the Souliotes. Botsaris is among the most revered national heroes in Greece.

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