GREEK REVOLUTION

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Grateful Hellas (Greece personified as a woman, with revolutionaries who participated in the Greek War of National Gallery of Athens; National Historical Museum, Greek Independence, Greek Flag, National Gallery, Classical Period, Angeles, Greek History, Greek Culture, Greek Art

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Eleftheria i thanatos "freedom or death" is the motto of Greece.It arose during the Greek War of Independence in the 1820s, where it was a war cry for the Greeks who rebelled against Ottoman rule.It was adopted after the Greek War of Independence. It is still in use today, and is a popular theory regarding the use of 9 stripes (for the 9 syllables of the motto) in the Greek flag.The motto symbolized and still symbolizes the resolve of the people of Greece against tyranny and oppression

Papaflessas (Fair Gregory) fought bravely during the 1821 revolution. He commanded Greek forces at the battle of Maniaki where he was kiled. The Turkish troops feared him so much that they beheaded his body at the end of the battle to make sure that he was dead Military Art, Military History, Greek Independence, Greece Photography, Greek Warrior, Greek History, Greek Culture, In Ancient Times, History Facts

Papaflessas (Fair Gregory) fought bravely during the 1821 revolution. He commanded Greek forces at the battle of Maniaki where he was kiled. The Turkish troops feared him so much that they beheaded his body at the end of the battle to make sure that he was dead

Laskarina Bouboulina (Greek: Λασκαρίνα Μπουμπουλίνα, pronounced [laskaˈrina bubuˈlina]), 11 May 1771 – 22 May 1825) was a Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821, and an Admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy. She bought arms and ammunition at her own expense and brought them secretly to Spetses in her ships, to fight "for the sake of my nation." Greek History, Roman History, Women In History, Greek Independence, Greek Paintings, Greek Warrior, In Ancient Times, Stick Figures, Sketches

Laskarina Bouboulina (Greek: Λασκαρίνα Μπουμπουλίνα, pronounced [laskaˈrina bubuˈlina]), 11 May 1771 – 22 May 1825) was a Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821, and an Admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy. She bought arms and ammunition at her own expense and brought them secretly to Spetses in her ships, to fight "for the sake of my nation."

Greek General Theodoros Kolokotronis supervising during the battle of Dervenakia Greek Plays, Greek Independence, Greek Men, Greek Warrior, Greek History, Greek Music, In Ancient Times, Ottoman Empire, Ancient Greece

Greek General Theodoros Kolokotronis supervising during the battle of Dervenakia

Archbishop of Cyprus Kyprianos declaring Cyprus revolution 1821 - Cyprus assists Greece in the common fight against Turkey Greek History, Modern History, Greek Independence, Cyprus Island, Mediterranean Art, World Conflicts, Greek Warrior, Greek Culture, Island Nations

Archbishop of Cyprus Kyprianos declaring Cyprus revolution 1821 - Cyprus assists Greece in the common fight against Turkey

25η Μαρτίου - Ελληνική Επανάσταση - Greek Revolution - 1821 Greek Independence, Greek Warrior, Greek History, Spring Activities, History Facts, Albania, Ancient Greek, Old Photos, Over The Years

25η Μαρτίου - Ελληνική Επανάσταση - Greek Revolution - 1821

Τραγούδι: Θούριος του Ρήγα [Νίκος Ξυλούρης] - ellinikipili.blogspot.com

Pasha Ali - Governor of Ioannena Greece 1821 - During the revolution he attempted to declare Ioannena as a separate state Greek Independence, Turkey History, World Library, Greek Warrior, King Of Kings, Albania, Family History, Architecture Art, Revolution

Pasha Ali - Governor of Ioannena Greece 1821 - During the revolution he attempted to declare Ioannena as a separate state