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Famous Graves in Greece

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Saint Andrew the Apostle

unknown – 60

Disciple of Jesus Christ, Roman Catholic Saint. One of the...

Patra, Regional unit of Achaea, West Greece, Greece

Saint Spiridon

c.270 – 348

Patron saint and local hero of the island of Corfu. On four...

Corfu, Regional unit of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece

Lord George Gordon Byron

22 Jan 1788 – 19 Apr 1824

Poet. 6th Baron Byron of Rochdale. Born the son of Captain John...

Mycenae, Regional unit of Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece

Doiran Memorial

Birth and death dates unknown.

Monument. Located near the Doiran Military Cemetery, the Doiran...

Doirani, Regional unit of Kilkis, Central Macedonia, Greece

Jules Dassin

18 Dec 1911 – 31 Mar 2008

Motion Picture Director, Screenwriter. He earned an Academy...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

No grave photo

Aristotle Socrates Onassis

20 Jan 1906 – 15 Mar 1975

Businessman. A Greek shipping magnate, he is best remembered as...

Skorpios, Regional unit of Lefkada, Ionian Islands, Greece

Melina Mercouri

18 Oct 1920 – 6 Mar 1994

Actress. Perhaps her country's leading performer over a...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

John Connors

Oct 1830 – 29 Jan 1857

Crimean War Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Davaugh, Ireland,...

Corfu, Regional unit of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece

Sophia Dorothea Ulrica Alice Hohenzollern Oldenburg

14 Jun 1870 – 13 Jan 1932

Queen of Greece. Wife of Constantine I. Her father was Frederic...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Paul Oldenburg, I

14 Dec 1901 – 6 Mar 1964

King of the Hellenes from 1947 to 1964. He succeeded his elder...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Nikos Kourkoulos

5 Dec 1934 – 30 Jan 2007

Actor. Born in Athens, Greece, he appeared mainly in...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

George Papandreou

18 Feb 1888 – 1 Nov 1968

Greek Prime Minister. Papandreou served as the Prime Minister of...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Olga Constantinovna Romanov Oldenburg

3 Sep 1851 – 18 Jun 1926

Greece Monarch. The wife of George I, King of the Hellenes and...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Katina Paxinou

17 Dec 1900 – 22 Feb 1973

Actress. Born in Piraeus, Greece, she first appeared on stage in...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

No grave photo

Christina Onassis

11 Dec 1950 – 19 Nov 1988

Heiress. She was the daughter of Greek shipping billionaire...

Skorpios, Regional unit of Lefkada, Ionian Islands, Greece

George Oldenburg, II

19 Jul 1890 – 1 Apr 1947

King of the Hellenes from 1922 to 1924, from 1935 to 1941 and...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Demis Roussos

15 Jun 1946 – 25 Jan 2015

Singer. Alexandria born Artemios Venturis-Roussos came from a...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Memorial To Those Who Died of Hunger

Birth and death dates unknown.

The inscription translates as : "The Mother of the Occupation,...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Alexander Oldenburg, I

1 Aug 1893 – 25 Oct 1920

King of the Hellenes from 1917 to 1920. He was the second son of...

Athens, Regional unit of Athens, Attica, Greece

Nikos Kazantzakis

18 Feb 1883 – 26 Oct 1957

Writer. He was born in Candia (now Heraklion, Crete). He is...

Heraklion, Regional unit of Heraklion, Crete, Greece

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