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

AristotleAristotle
0384 BC
Philosopher

Stefanos TsitsipasStefanos Tsitsipas
12 August 1998
Tennis Player

SocratesSocrates
0470 BC
Philosopher

Tommy LeeTommy Lee
03 October 1962
Musician
SpartacusSpartacus
0109 BC
Thracian Gladiator

PythagorasPythagoras
0570 BC
Philosopher and Mathematician

HomerHomer
0800 BC
Greek author
ArchimedesArchimedes
0287 BC
Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Physicist,

Thanasis AntetokounmpoThanasis Antetokounmpo
18 July 1992
Basketball Player
Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
15 January 1906
Business magnate

Leonidas ILeonidas I
0540 BC
King of Ancient Sparta

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

HerodotusHerodotus
0483 BC
The Father of History

HippocratesHippocrates
0460 BC
Physician
John CassavetesJohn Cassavetes
09 December 1929
Actor

EuclidEuclid
0330 BC
Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's

YanniYanni
14 November 1954
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer

Elia KazanElia Kazan
07 September 1909
Director, Actor, Producer
Saint GeorgeSaint George
0280 AD
Christian martyr

Saint NicholasSaint Nicholas
15 March 0270
Christian Saint
PericlesPericles
0494 BC
First Citizen of Democratic Athens

AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC
Greek Tragedian

HeraclitusHeraclitus
0535 BC
Philosopher
EpictetusEpictetus
0055 AD
Philosopher

George I of GreeceGeorge I of Greece
24 December 1845
King of Greece
PlutarchPlutarch
0045 AD
Philosopher, Historian, Biographer, Essayist, &

EratosthenesEratosthenes
 
Mathematician

EpicurusEpicurus
31 January 0341
Greek Philosopher
AlcibiadesAlcibiades
0450 BC
Athenian Statesman

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DemocritusDemocritus
0460 BC
Philosopher
ThucydidesThucydides
0460 BC
Historian

Philip II of MacedonPhilip II of Macedon
0382 BC
King of Ancient Greek Kingdom of Macedon

Sophocles Sophocles
0496 BC
Ancient Greek Poet

GalenGalen
0130 AD
Physician
El GrecoEl Greco
01 October 1541
Painter
AntinousAntinous
29 November 0111
Roman Emperor Hadrian’s Lover

XenophonXenophon
0430 BC
 

Pyrrhus of EpirusPyrrhus of Epirus
0319 BC
General

Muhammad Ali of EgyptMuhammad Ali of Egypt
04 March 1769
Ottoman Governor of Egypt
Seleucus I NicatorSeleucus I Nicator
0359 BC
General

AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC
Playwright

HesiodHesiod
 
Poet

Paul of GreecePaul of Greece
14 December 1901
King of Greece

George II of GreeceGeorge II of Greece
20 July 1890
King of Greece
DemosthenesDemosthenes
0384 BC
Statesman & Orator

SolonSolon
0638 BC
Laid the foundations for Democracy in Athens.
ThemistoclesThemistocles
0524 BC
Military Leader

ParmenidesParmenides
0515 BC
Philosopher

Constantine IConstantine I
02 August 1868
King of Greece
Antiochus IV EpiphanesAntiochus IV Epiphanes
0215 BC
Macedonian Hellenistic King

Prince PhilipPrince Philip
10 June 1921
Royal Knight of the Garter
StraboStrabo
0064 BC
Geographer, Philosopher, Historian

Hero of AlexandriaHero of Alexandria
0010 AD
Inventor, Mathematician

Konstantinos MavropanosKonstantinos Mavropanos
11 December 1997
Football Player

EmpedoclesEmpedocles
0490 BC
Philosopher

ChrysippusChrysippus
0279 BC
Philosopher
CroesusCroesus
0595 BC
King

PolybiusPolybius
0208 BC
Historian

Zeno of CitiumZeno of Citium
0334 BC
Philosopher

vNikos Kazantzakis
18 February 1883
Philosopher and Writer
Hipparchus Hipparchus
0190 BC
Astronomer & Mathematician

ProtagorasProtagoras
0490 BC
Greek Philosopher
AnaxagorasAnaxagoras
0510 BC
Philosopher

PindarPindar
0517 BC
Poet

ThalesThales
0624 BC
Philosopher
PytheasPytheas
0350 BC
Geographer, Explorer

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

Constantine AndreouConstantine Andreou
24 March 1917
Painter, Sculptor
Yiannis BoutarisYiannis Boutaris
13 June 1942
Greek Politician

Costa GavrasCosta Gavras
12 February 1933
Film Director
Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
30 October 1888
Olympic athlete

Diogenes Of SinopeDiogenes Of Sinope
0412 BC
Philosopher

Eponimos AlkoolikosEponimos Alkoolikos
14 July 1994
YouTuber

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

Luke the EvangelistLuke the Evangelist
Author
Sokratis PapastathopoulosSokratis Papastathopoulos
09 June 1988
Association football player

EuripidesEuripides
0480 BC
Playwright

Stavros NiarchosStavros Niarchos
03 July 1909
Entrepreneur

Demis RoussosDemis Roussos
15 June 1946
Singer, Composer

Pavlos, Crown Prince of GreecePavlos, Crown Prince of Greece
20 May 1967
 
Maximinus ThraxMaximinus Thrax
0173 AD
Emperor

Yanis VaroufakisYanis Varoufakis
24 March 1961
Economist, Politician, Professor, Non-fiction
Saints Cyril and MethodiusSaints Cyril and Methodius
0826 AD
Christian theologians

Peter DiamandisPeter Diamandis
20 May 1961
Entrepreneur
Aristarchus of SamosAristarchus of Samos
 
AhabAhab
0900 BC