Famous People From Greece
Giannis AntetokounmpoGiannis Antetokounmpo
06 December 1994
Basketball Player
PlatoPlato
0428 BC
Philosopher

Tommy LeeTommy Lee
03 October 1962
Musician

AristotleAristotle
0384 BC
Philosopher

SocratesSocrates
0470 BC
Philosopher

SpartacusSpartacus
0109 BC
Thracian Gladiator
Milo YiannopoulosMilo Yiannopoulos
18 October 1984
Commentator

AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC
Greek Tragedian

Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
15 January 1906
Business magnate
HomerHomer
0800 BC
Greek author

PythagorasPythagoras
0570 BC
Philosopher and Mathematician
Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
02 February 1882
Son of King of Greece and Denmark, King George I

John CassavetesJohn Cassavetes
09 December 1929
Actor

ArchimedesArchimedes
0287 BC
Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Physicist,

HerodotusHerodotus
0483 BC
The Father of History

Leonidas ILeonidas I
0540 BC
King of Ancient Sparta
HippocratesHippocrates
0460 BC
Physician

Saint GeorgeSaint George
0280 AD
Christian martyr

Elia KazanElia Kazan
07 September 1909
Director, Actor, Producer

YanniYanni
14 November 1954
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer
George I of GreeceGeorge I of Greece
24 December 1845
King of Greece

EuclidEuclid
0330 BC
Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's
Thanasis AntetokounmpoThanasis Antetokounmpo
18 July 1992
Basketball Player

PericlesPericles
0494 BC
First Citizen of Democratic Athens

Saint NicholasSaint Nicholas
15 March 0270
Christian Saint
HeraclitusHeraclitus
0535 BC
Philosopher

ThucydidesThucydides
0460 BC
Historian
EratosthenesEratosthenes
 
Mathematician

AntinousAntinous
29 November 0111
Roman Emperor Hadrian’s Lover

Philip II of MacedonPhilip II of Macedon
0382 BC
King of Ancient Greek Kingdom of Macedon
PlutarchPlutarch
0045 AD
Philosopher, Historian, Biographer, Essayist, &

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EpicurusEpicurus
31 January 0341
Greek Philosopher
AlcibiadesAlcibiades
0450 BC
Athenian Statesman

Muhammad Ali of EgyptMuhammad Ali of Egypt
04 March 1769
Ottoman Governor of Egypt

EpictetusEpictetus
0055 AD
Philosopher

DemocritusDemocritus
0460 BC
Philosopher
XenophonXenophon
0430 BC
 
Sophocles Sophocles
0496 BC
Ancient Greek Poet

GalenGalen
0130 AD
Physician

Pyrrhus of EpirusPyrrhus of Epirus
0319 BC
General

Paul of GreecePaul of Greece
14 December 1901
King of Greece
Maximinus ThraxMaximinus Thrax
0173 AD
Emperor

Seleucus I NicatorSeleucus I Nicator
0359 BC
General

HesiodHesiod
 
Poet

El GrecoEl Greco
01 October 1541
Painter

AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC
Playwright
ParmenidesParmenides
0515 BC
Philosopher

ChrysippusChrysippus
0279 BC
Philosopher
Antiochus IV EpiphanesAntiochus IV Epiphanes
0215 BC
Macedonian Hellenistic King

ThemistoclesThemistocles
0524 BC
Military Leader

George II of GreeceGeorge II of Greece
20 July 1890
King of Greece
Constantine IConstantine I
02 August 1868
King of Greece

DemosthenesDemosthenes
0384 BC
Statesman & Orator
Hipparchus Hipparchus
0190 BC
Astronomer & Mathematician

CroesusCroesus
0595 BC
King

Stefanos TsitsipasStefanos Tsitsipas
12 August 1998
Tennis Player

Zeno of CitiumZeno of Citium
0334 BC
Philosopher

SolonSolon
0638 BC
Laid the foundations for Democracy in Athens.
Otto of GreeceOtto of Greece
01 June 1815
King

Hero of AlexandriaHero of Alexandria
0010 AD
Inventor, Mathematician

StraboStrabo
0064 BC
Geographer, Philosopher, Historian

PolybiusPolybius
0208 BC
Historian
EmpedoclesEmpedocles
0490 BC
Philosopher

AnaximanderAnaximander
0610 BC
Philosopher
vNikos Kazantzakis
18 February 1883
Philosopher and Writer

Konstantinos MavropanosKonstantinos Mavropanos
11 December 1997
Football Player

AnaxagorasAnaxagoras
0510 BC
Philosopher
PindarPindar
0517 BC
Poet

Prince PhilipPrince Philip
10 June 1921
Royal Knight of the Garter
ProtagorasProtagoras
0490 BC
Greek Philosopher

PytheasPytheas
0350 BC
Geographer, Explorer

ThalesThales
0624 BC
Philosopher
Pyrros DimasPyrros Dimas
13 October 1971
Olympic athlete

Antonis SamarasAntonis Samaras
23 May 1951
Former Prime Minister of Greece
Michael CacoyannisMichael Cacoyannis
11 June 1921
Film Director

Yiannis BoutarisYiannis Boutaris
13 June 1942
Greek Politician

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
30 October 1888
Olympic athlete

Constantine AndreouConstantine Andreou
24 March 1917
Painter, Sculptor
Costa GavrasCosta Gavras
12 February 1933
Film Director
Diogenes Of SinopeDiogenes Of Sinope
0412 BC
Philosopher

Eponimos AlkoolikosEponimos Alkoolikos
14 July 1994
YouTuber

Prince Philip, Duke of EdinburghPrince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
10 June 1921
Prince

Zach GalifianakisZach Galifianakis
01 October 1969
Actor
DiogenesDiogenes
0412 BC
philosopher

Constantine II of GreeceConstantine II of Greece
02 June 1940
Yachtmaster

Yorgos LanthimosYorgos Lanthimos
1973 AD
film director, theatre director, screenwriter,

VangelisVangelis
29 March 1943
Composer, Record producer, Film score composer

Sokratis PapastathopoulosSokratis Papastathopoulos
09 June 1988
Association football player
Kyriakos MitsotakisKyriakos Mitsotakis
04 March 1968
Politician, Banker

Luke the EvangelistLuke the Evangelist
Evangelist
HephaestionHephaestion
0356 AD
General

Demis RoussosDemis Roussos
15 June 1946
Singer, Composer
EuripidesEuripides
0480 BC
Playwright
Pavlos, Crown Prince of GreecePavlos, Crown Prince of Greece
20 May 1967