Elia Kazan born Elias Kazantzoglou, was a Greek-American director, producer, writer and actor, described by The New York Times as "one of the most honored and influential directors in Broadway and Hollywood history".
Oil Painting of Bouboulina, The National Historical Museum, Athens. Laskarina Bouboulina May 1771 – 22 May was a Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in and an Admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy.
Maria Callas ( 1923-1977), est une chanteuse d'opéra d'origine grecque.Au cours de sa carrière, elle se produira sur les plus grandes scènes du monde. Elle a eu un seul fils décédé quelques heures après sa naissance.
Georgios Papanicolaou -- Medical doctor.He studied at the University of Athens , Ph.D from the University of Munich, known for his invention of the Papanicolaou Test , commonly known as the PAP TEST , used worldwide and saving the lives of millions of women.
George Seferis, born in 1900: “The strange thing about imagery is that a great deal of it is subconscious, and sometimes it appears in a poem, and nobody knows wherefrom this emerged. But it is rooted, I am certain, in the poet’s subconscious life, often of his childhood, and that’s why I think it is decisive for a poet: the childhood that he has lived.”
Eugene Trivizas, (born 1946) is a Greek sociologist and author of children's books.He received his LL.B. degree from the University of Athens in 1969. Since 1978 Dr Trivizas has been responsible for the teaching of criminology in the Department of Sociology at the University of Reading. He is one of Greece's leading writers for children.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7PPzetMx8M, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_XKb4WDMKk, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWMRX3pz7Hk
Η Πηνελόπη Δέλτα, (Αλεξάνδρεια της Αιγύπτου 1874 - Αθήνα 1941) ήταν Ελληνίδα συγγραφέας, γνωστή κυρίως από τα ιστορικά της μυθιστορήματα για παιδιά, η σημαντικότερη ίσως γυναικεία φυσιογνωμία στις κρίσιμες για τον Ελληνισμό πρώτες δεκαετίες του 20ου αι