Famous People Born In Athens

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 1 
Giannis Antetokounmpo
(Basketball player)

Giannis Antetokounmpo
44
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 6, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 2 
Tommy Lee
(Founding Member of the Heavy Metal Band 'Mötley Crüe')

Tommy Lee
18
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 3, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 
Sophocles
(Tragedian)

Sophocles
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0497 BC
Died: 0406 BC

 4 

Arianna Huffington
8
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: July 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 2, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: December 3, 1944

 6 
Stefanos Tsitsipas
(Tennis player)

Stefanos Tsitsipas
27
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 12, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 7 
Thanasis Antetokounmpo
(Basketball player)

Thanasis Antetokounmpo
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 18, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
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 8 
Pericles
(First Citizen of Democratic Athens)

Pericles
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0494 BC
Died: 0429 BC

 9 
Kostas Antetokounmpo
(Basketball player)

Kostas Antetokounmpo
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)

 10 

Xenophon
3
Birthdate: 0430 BC
Died: 0354 BC

 11 
Aristophanes
(Playwright)

Aristophanes
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0446 BC
Died: 0386 BC

 12 
Alex Antetokounmpo
(Basketball player)

Alex Antetokounmpo
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 26, 2001
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 13 
Constantine I
(King of Greece (1913-1917))

Constantine I
0
Birthdate: August 2, 1868
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 11, 1923

 14 
Yorgos Lanthimos
(Film director, Film producer)

Yorgos Lanthimos
1
Birthdate: September 23, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 15 

Clement of Alexandria
0
Birthdate: 0150 AD
Died: 0215 AD

 16 
Maria Sakkari
(Tennis player)

Maria Sakkari
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 25, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 13, 1906
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: August 27, 1968

 18 
Solon
(Statesman)

Solon
30
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0630 BC
Died: 0560 BC

 19 
Demosthenes
(Statesman & Orator)

Demosthenes
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0384 BC
Died: 0322 BC

 20 
Konstantinos Mavropanos
(Football Player)

Konstantinos Mavropanos
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 11, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 21 
Draco
(Legislator)

Draco
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0650 BC
Died: 0600 BC

 22 
Alexis Tsipras
(Politician, Civil engineer)

Alexis Tsipras
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 28, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo

 23 
Stavros Niarchos
(Entrepreneur)

Stavros Niarchos
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: July 3, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 16, 1996

 24 
Ariane Labed
(Actress)

Ariane Labed
0
Birthdate: May 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 25 
Phidias
(Sculptor)

Phidias
0
Birthdate: 0480 BC
Died: 0430 BC

Alexander of Greece
2
Birthdate: August 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 25, 1920

 27 
Steve Angello
(DJ and record label owner who was also a member of Swedish House Mafia)

Steve Angello
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 28 
Praxiteles
(Sculptor)

Praxiteles
0
Birthdate: 0395 BC
Died: 0330 BC

 29 
Irene
(Empress)

Irene
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0752 AD
Died: August 9, 0803

 30 

Maria Amalia Mercouri
1
Birthdate: October 18, 1920
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 6, 1994
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 31 

Michael Dertouzos
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 5, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: August 27, 2001

 32 
Cleisthenes
(Political figure)

Cleisthenes
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 0570 BC

 33 
Miltiades the Younger
(A Greek Athenian Military Leader Who Played a Major Role in the 'Battle of Marathon' Against Persia)

Miltiades the Younger
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0550 AD
Died: 0489 AD

 34 

Agrippina the Elder
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0014 AD
Died: October 18, 0033

 35 
Robert Kagan
(Historian)

Robert Kagan
0
Birthdate: September 26, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra

 36 
Lindsay Armaou
(Singer and actress best known for her time as a member of the popular Irish all-girl musical group B*Witched)

Lindsay Armaou
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 18, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 22, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 8, 1938

Helen of Greece and Denmark
3
Birthdate: May 2, 1896
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: November 28, 1982

 39 
Antisthenes
(Philosopher)

Antisthenes
0
Birthdate: 0445 AD
Died: 0365 AD

 40 
Cleon
(Athenian General Who Served in the Famous 'Peloponnesian War')

Cleon
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Died: 0422 BC

 41 
Nikolaos Michaloliakos
(politician, writer)

Nikolaos Michaloliakos
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 11, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 42 
Vicky Pryce
(Economist)

Vicky Pryce
0
Birthdate: December 11, 1957, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer

 43 
Sócrates
(Football player)

Sócrates
5
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 4, 2011

 44 

Anastasia Tsilimpiou
1
Birthdate: November 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 45 

Georgia Salpa
0
Birthdate: May 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 24, 1981

 47 
Peisistratos
(Ruler of Ancient Athens)

Peisistratos
0
Birthdate: 0600 AD
Died: 0527 AD

 48 

Theo Angelopoulos
0
Birthdate: April 27, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 24, 2012

 49 
Alcibiades
(Athenian Statesman)

Alcibiades
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0450 BC
Died: 0404 BC

 50 
Menander
(Dramatist)

Menander
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0342 BC
Died: 0290 BC