Maria Callas 1923-1977 Opera singer Her remarkable musical and dramatic talents led to her being hailed as La Divina. Had a much publicised love affair with Aristotle Onassis

Maria Callas: "I would like to be Maria, but there is La Callas who demands that I carry myself with her dignity.

Spyros Louis, the first Marathon race winner, in a traditional clothing during the first Olympic Games in Greece, 1896.

Spyros Louis, the first Marathon race winner, in a traditional clothing during the first Olympic Games. Greece Maraton segraren 1896 i Aten.

Our Melina!   The actress , the Minister of Culture , the Voice for getting the Parthenon Marbles back where they belong!

Slim Aarons - Greek actress Melina Mercouri sitting at a street cafe in Athens, 1961 [***] / [***]

Nikos Kazantzakis in Aegina island ~ Autumn 1927

Nikos Kazantzakis in Aegina island ~ Autumn 1927

Eleftherios Venizelos was an eminent Greek revolutionary, a prominent and illustrious statesman as well as a charismatic leader in the early 20th century. Venizelos had such profound influence on the internal and external affairs of Greece that he is credited with being "the maker of modern Greece", and he is still widely known as the "Ethnarch".

Eleftherios Venizelos - was an eminent Greek leader of the Greek national liberation movement and a charismatic statesman of the early century remembered for his promotion of liberal-democratic policies

The visual inspiration for Marianthi Doukas, the Smyrniot's wife.  Marika Frantzeskopoulou was one of the first generation of women singers of the Smyrnaiko style rebetiko.

The visual inspiration for Marianthi Doukas, the Smyrniots wife. Marika Frantzeskopoulou was one of the first generation of women singers of the Smyrnaiko style rebetiko.

Allied leaders - Ioannis Metaxas (12 April 1871 – 29 January 1941) was a Greek general and politician, serving as Prime Minister of Greece from 1936 until his death in 1941. He governed constitutionally for the first four months of his tenure, and thereafter as the strongman of the 4th of August Regime.

Ionnis Metaxis - dictator and Prime Minister of Greece till his death in Maintained pro-British neutrality and 28 October 1940 ordered the Greek Army to repel Italian invasion of the country.

Elizabeth Stamatina "Tina" Fey (born May 18, 1970) actress, comedian, writer and producer, known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live (SNL, 1997–2006), the critically acclaimed NBC comedy series 30 Rock (2006–2013), and such films as Mean Girls (2004), Baby Mama (2008), Date Night (2010), and Admission (2013).

This is kind of the sexy-professional thing.

HRH Princess Aspasia of Greece born Aspasia Manos. 1919 HM King Alexander1 married her which dipleased most of the people and it was not until Alexanders death in 1920 did  did she receive the Title HRH Princess of Greece

HRH Princess Aspasia of Greece born Aspasia Manos. 1919 HM King Alexander I married her which dipleased most of the people and it was not until Alexander's death in 1920 did did she receive the Title HRH Princess of Greece

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