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Spyros Louis, the winner of the Marathon in the 1896 Olympic Games of Athens… Greek History, Modern History, Mykonos, Greek Independence, Greece Pictures, Greece Photography, Berlin, Greek Art, Athens Greece

Στις 26 Μαρτίου του 1940 πεθαίνει ο Σπύρος Λούης, νικητής του Μαραθώνιου Αγώνα στους Ολυμπιακούς Αγώνες του 1896.

Spyros Louis - Portrait of the famous Greek athlete winner of the first modern-day Olympic marathon Go Greek, Greek Art, Greek Life, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Olympic Winners, Greek Independence, Greek Traditional Dress, Olympic Marathon

Sold Price: SPYROS LOUIS. Albumen photo by A. Gaziadis, portrait of the famous Greek athlete winner of the first modern-day Olympic marathon - July 6, 0114 2:00 PM CEST

[VAN MOUR, Jean Baptiste] "Prestre Grec", J. De Franssiers sculp. - Avec privilège du Roi, Paris, 1714. Fine copper and hand coloured engraving (36x25cm in 51x33cm sheet), depicting the Patriarch of Constantinople. From "Recueil de cent estampes representant differentes nations du Levant tirées sur les tableaux peints d’après Nature en 1707, et 1708 par les Ordres de Mr. de Ferriol ambassadeur du Roi a la Port", no 67, Paris, 1714. Slight wear on the edges, otherwise very good.

Spyros Louis, 1873 – was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero. Old Posters, Vintage Posters, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Olympic Marathon, Greek Girl, Greek History, In Ancient Times, Summer Olympics

Spyros Louis, 1873 – 1940, was a #Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day #Olympic #marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero.

Spyros Louis - Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero Olympic Marathon, Sport One, Marathon Runners, Summer Olympics, Olympic Games, Art And Architecture, Athens, Free Food, Nostalgia

Greek Olympics, Greek marathon runner (1896)

Spyros Louis (1873–1940) was born into an Athens family where the only income came from selling clean drinking water. Eager to help out his dad, young Spyros must have been used to running long distances, carrying his water bottles. Spyros Louis, with a handsome handlebar moustache That a Greek athlete should win the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics was the stuff of legend. And the story is very Greek! Spyros Louis went to his church and prayed to the Virgin for…

Spyros Louis, the first Marathon race winner, in a traditional clothing during the first Olympic Games. Greece Maraton segraren 1896 i Aten. Olympic Marathon, Greek Dress, Rare Historical Photos, First Marathon, Greek Culture, Greek Art, Summer Olympics, Ancient Greece, Vintage Photographs

Fotos históricas con descripción - Marcianos

Durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial la Mona Lisa fue empacada y transportada 5 veces para protegerla del saqueo durante la ocupación alemana de Francia.

His last public appearance came in when he was invited to be a guest of honour by the organizers of the 1936 Summer Olympics, held in Berlin Olympic Marathon, Berlin, Greece Pictures, Summer Olympics, Organizers, How To Become, Public, In This Moment, Portrait

His last public appearance came in 1936, when he was invited to be a guest of honour by the organizers of the 1936 Summer Olympics, held in Berlin

Vintage Photos Of The First Modern Olympics Show That Sports Are Timeless. Award ceremony for the Olympic Marathon winner, Greek Spyros Louis. 1896 Olympics, Olympic Marathon, Art Articles, Olympic Games, Athens, Vintage Photos, Greece, Dolores Park, The Past

Vintage Photos Of The First Modern Olympics Show Sports Are Timeless

The 1896 Olympic Games recalled the spirit of ancient times in a modern setting.

Vintage Photos Of The First Modern Olympics Show That Sports Are Timeless. Award ceremony for the Olympic Marathon winner, Greek Spyros Louis. 1896 Olympics, Olympic Marathon, Art Articles, Olympic Games, Athens, Vintage Photos, Greece, Dolores Park, The Past

Vintage Photos Of The First Modern Olympics Show Sports Are Timeless

The 1896 Olympic Games recalled the spirit of ancient times in a modern setting.

On This Day August Spyridon Louis Presents Hitler With Olive Tree From Olympia - The Pappas Post Berlin Olympics, Greece Pictures, Old Greek, Olympic Games, Olympia, Old Photos, Captain Hat, Hero, Photo And Video

On This Day August 1, 1936: Spyridon Louis Presents Hitler With Olive Tree From Olympia - The Pappas Post

Spyridon Louis became an overnight national hero in 1896 when he won the marathon at the first modern Olympic Games in Athens, Greece.

Poster Print-OLYMPIC GAMES, Spyridon Louis winning the marathon race in the first modern Olympic Games at Athens in illustration from a -A Cross Country, Olympic Marathon, Rio 2016 Pictures, English Newspapers, Bizarre Stories, Thing 1, Workout Pictures, Summer Olympics, Olympic Games

32 of the Most Scandalous, Controversial, and Memorable Moments in Summer Olympics History

From record besting...to gender testing.

August Spyros Louis, the son of a farmer who made a modest living delivering clean drinking water to the rich residents of Athens, became an overn 1896 Olympics, Greek Olympians, Ancient Olympics, Olympic Marathon, Greece Pictures, Greek Flag, First Marathon, Love Run, Marathon Runners

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