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".
Hippocrates of Cos or Hippokrates of Kos ( c. 460 BC – c. 370 BC) was an ancient Greek physician. He is referred to as the father of western medicine. He is first person to believe that diseases were caused naturally, not because of superstition and gods.
Manos Loïzos was one of the most important music composers of the 20th century.He composed well-known Greek songs and has co-operated with important composers, singers and lyricists like Theodorakis,Papakonstantinou, Leontis, Rasoulis,Nazim Hikmet and many others. His best known co-operation was with his very personal friend,lyricist Lefteris Papadopoulos who wrote the lyrics of many of his most successful hits.His songs and music remain popular until today among all ages of the Greeks
Lady Amalia Fleming (born in Constantinople on June Greek doctor and political activist. Fleming initiated and funded the establishment of the Greek Foundation for Basic Biological Research "Alexander Fleming" She married Alexander Fleming in
Niki Goulandris is a Greek philanthropist and an accomplished botanical painter.She is currently vice-president of the Goulandris Natural History Museum and Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art, former deputy minister for Social Services, honorary deputy president of ΕRT and member of the World Commission on Culture and Development of UNESCO.She is married to Angelos Goulandris, of the wealthy ship-owning Goulandris family, with whom she established the Goulandris Natural History Museum in…