Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI (December 1923 – September was an American-born Greek soprano and one of the most renowned opera singers of the century. She combined an impressive bel canto technique, a wide-ranging voice and great dramatic gifts.
Nikos Ksilouris or Psaronikos, the Archangel of Crete Nikos Xilouris was a true Cretan artist. His smooth and passionate voice and stirring lyra playing touched possibly more Cretan and Greek hearts than any Cretan musicians before or.
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.
Helene Glykatzi - Ahrweiler : University Professor, Byzantiologist.UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, member of the British Academy, the Academy of Athens , honored by the French Government with " Legion d' honneur " , " Ordre des Arts et des Lettres " and many others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0q6MvDkibCM