Maria Callas (Cecilia Kalogeropoulos) (December 2, 1923 - September 16, 1977) greek opera singer

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.

GREECE: Laskarina Bouboulina (1771-1825) Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821.

Laskarina Bouboulina on 1000 Drachmai 1970 Banknote from Greece. Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821 Link to Wikipedia article here:.

Precious -- NYC Greek Independence Day Parade

The annual Greek Independence Day Parade, March Photo by Ioanna Demopoulou.

The poet Kostis Palamas ο Κ.Παλαμάς και Α.Ρέσσου στα σκαλιά του ξενοδοχείου…

The poet Kostis Palamas ο Κ.Παλαμάς και Α.Ρέσσου στα σκαλιά του ξενοδοχείου…

Η «ζωντανή Καρυάτιδα» από το Χιλιομόδι έγινε 89 χρόνων Σεπτέμβριος του 2015, 3 του μήνα και η Ειρήνη Παππά γίνεται 89 χρόνων. Αστείο. Η αιωνιότητα δεν έχει ηλικία. Από το Χιλιομόδι στην κορυφή του κόσμου και της Τέχνης.

Hellas Inhabitants Of The Shiny Stone: Eternal greek beauty! Greek actress Irene Pappas next to a greek statue

Giannoulis Halepas  born 14 Aug 1851 Tinos - died 15 Sept 1938. Greek sculptor.

Giannoulis Halepas born 14 Aug 1851 Tinos - died 15 Sept 1938. Greek sculptor.

Athanasios Diakos (1788 – 24 April 1821), was a Greek military commander during the Greek War of Independence and a national hero,

Athansios Diakos ranks among the world’s most historic warriors, giving his life to one of the most beautiful ideals known to mankind: Freedom

Kostis Palamas ( Patras , 13 January 1859 - Athens , 27 February 1943 ) was a poet , novelist, playwright writer, historian and critic of literature  ; Κ. Παλαμάς: Γύριζε   "Γύριζε, μη σταθείς ποτέ, ρίξε μας πέτρα μαύρη  ο ψεύτης είδωλο είναι εδώ, το προσκυνά η πλεμπάγια  η Αλήθεια τόπο να σταθή για μια στιγμή δε θάβρη.  Αλάργα. Νέκρα της ψυχής της χώρας τα μουράγια..."

Kostis Palamas - was a Greek poet who wrote the words to the Olympic Hymn

Ο γάμος του Κώστα Καζάκου με τη Τζένη Καρέζη, Αθήνα 1968. Kostas Kazakos and Tzeni Karezi wedding day, Athens 1968

Ο γάμος του Κώστα Καζάκου με τη Τζένη Καρέζη, Αθήνα 1968. Kostas Kazakos and Tzeni Karezi wedding day, Athens 1968

Dido Sotiriou (1909-2004) was a Greek novelist and playwright. She was raised in Athens completing her studies in the French Institute and later attending the Sorbonne. In 1936 she began her career as a journalist. She fought against the dictatorship of Metaxas and later , she joined the Communist Party  and worked for an underground anti-fascist newspaper.She published The Dead Await, Bloody Earth and many others.She was among the founders of the Association for the Turkish-Greek Friendship

Dido Sotiriou a Greek novelist and playwright.She was raised in…

Η Προσευχή του Μακρυγιάννη για την Ελευθερία της Πατρίδος | ΕΛΛΑΣ-ΟΡΘΟΔΟΞΙΑ

Η Προσευχή του Μακρυγιάννη για την Ελευθερία της Πατρίδος | ΕΛΛΑΣ-ΟΡΘΟΔΟΞΙΑ

Yiannis Ritsos (Greek: Γιάννης Ρίτσος) (Monemvasia 1 May 1909 - Athens 11 November 1990) was a Greek poet. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImimvEuvRjc

Yiannis Ritsos was a Greek poet and left-wing activist and an active member of the Greek Resistance during World War II.

Ioannis Kapodistrias the first governor of Greece

Kapodistrias//Count Ioannis Kapodistrias, first governor and founder of the modern Greek State

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