Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI (December 1923 – September was an American-born Greek soprano and one of the most renowned opera singers of the century. She combined an impressive bel canto technique, a wide-ranging voice and great dramatic gifts.
Irene Papas, Actress: The Guns of Navarone. Irene Papas was born on September 1926 in Chilimodion, Corynth, Greece as Eiríni Lelékou. She is an actress, known for The Guns of Navarone The Message and Electra She was previously married to Alkis Papas.