Grace of Monaco with Aristotele Onassis and Maria Callas during a vacation in Spain, 1961.

Grace of Monaco with Aristotele Onassis and Maria Callas during a vacation in Spain, 1961.

Dimitrios Papanikolis (1790–1855) was a naval hero of the Greek Revolution, famous for being the first to successfully employ a fireship to destroy an Ottoman ship of the line.

Dimitrios Papanikolis (1790–1855) was a naval hero of the Greek Revolution, famous for being the first to successfully employ a fireship to destroy an Ottoman ship of the line.

Alexander2 - Alexander Ypsilantis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Alexander2 - Alexander Ypsilantis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mavrokordatos1 - Alexandros Mavrokordatos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mavrokordatos1 - Alexandros Mavrokordatos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Manto Mavrogenous was a Greek heroine of the Greek War of Independence. A rich woman, she spent all her fortune for the Hellenic cause. Under her encouragement, her European friends contributed money and guns to the revolution. Lithography of Manto Mavrogenous by Adam Friedel, 1827

Manto Mavrogenous was a Greek heroine of the Greek War of Independence. A rich woman, she spent all her fortune for the Hellenic cause. Under her encouragement, her European friends contributed money and guns to the revolution. Lithography of Manto Mavrogenous by Adam Friedel, 1827

Constantine Kanaris or Canaris (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Κανάρης) (1793 or 1795 – September 2, 1877) was a Greek Prime Minister, admiral and politician who in his youth was a freedom fighter in the Greek War of Independence.[

Constantine Kanaris or Canaris (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Κανάρης) (1793 or 1795 – September 2, 1877) was a Greek Prime Minister, admiral and politician who in his youth was a freedom fighter in the Greek War of Independence.[

25 March 1821: The beggining of the Greek Revolution War. I cannot upload all of the great warriors, so I chose to upload a picture of Theodore Kolokotronis. May you rest in peace brave men

25 March 1821: The beggining of the Greek Revolution War. I cannot upload all of the great warriors, so I chose to upload a picture of Theodore Kolokotronis. May you rest in peace brave men

The battle of Vassilika secured much of Central Greece for the revolutionaries. Painting by Peter von Hess.

The battle of Vassilika secured much of Central Greece for the revolutionaries. Painting by Peter von Hess.

Portrait of Theodoros Kolokotronis by an unknown artist (National Historical Museum of Greece, Athens)

Portrait of Theodoros Kolokotronis by an unknown artist (National Historical Museum of Greece, Athens)

Rigas Feraios (d. 1798), intellectual and revolutionary, is regarded as a forerunner of the Greek Revolution.

Rigas Feraios (d. 1798), intellectual and revolutionary, is regarded as a forerunner of the Greek Revolution.

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