Famous People From Greece
Prince PhilipPrince Philip
10 June 1921
Husband of Queen Elizabeth II
Giannis AntetokounmpoGiannis Antetokounmpo
06 December 1994
Basketball Player

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

AristotleAristotle
0384 BC
Philosopher

PlatoPlato
0428 BC
Philosopher

SocratesSocrates
0470 BC
Philosopher
Tommy LeeTommy Lee
03 October 1962
Musician

Stefanos TsitsipasStefanos Tsitsipas
12 August 1998
Tennis Player

Milo YiannopoulosMilo Yiannopoulos
18 October 1984
Commentator
Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
15 January 1906
Business magnate

PythagorasPythagoras
0570 BC
Philosopher and Mathematician
SpartacusSpartacus
0109 BC
Thracian Gladiator

HomerHomer
0800 BC
Greek author

ArchimedesArchimedes
0287 BC
Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Physicist,

John CassavetesJohn Cassavetes
09 December 1929
Actor

George I of GreeceGeorge I of Greece
24 December 1845
King of Greece
HerodotusHerodotus
0483 BC
The Father of History

Leonidas ILeonidas I
0540 BC
King of Ancient Sparta

HippocratesHippocrates
0460 BC
Physician

EuclidEuclid
0330 BC
Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's
AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC
Greek Tragedian

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

Thanasis AntetokounmpoThanasis Antetokounmpo
18 July 1992
Basketball Player

Saint NicholasSaint Nicholas
15 March 0270
Christian Saint
Philip II of MacedonPhilip II of Macedon
0382 BC
King of Ancient Greek Kingdom of Macedon

HeraclitusHeraclitus
0535 BC
Philosopher
Constantine IConstantine I
02 August 1868
King of Greece

PericlesPericles
0494 BC
First Citizen of Democratic Athens

YanniYanni
14 November 1954
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer
PlutarchPlutarch
0045 AD
Philosopher, Historian, Biographer, Essayist, &

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EratosthenesEratosthenes
 
Mathematician
EpicurusEpicurus
31 January 0341
Greek Philosopher

ThucydidesThucydides
0460 BC
Historian

Sophocles Sophocles
0496 BC
Ancient Greek Poet

EpictetusEpictetus
0055 AD
Philosopher
Muhammad Ali of EgyptMuhammad Ali of Egypt
04 March 1769
Ottoman Governor of Egypt
AntinousAntinous
29 November 0111
Roman Emperor Hadrian’s Lover

DemocritusDemocritus
0460 BC
Philosopher

GalenGalen
0130 AD
Physician

Pyrrhus of EpirusPyrrhus of Epirus
0319 BC
General
Paul of GreecePaul of Greece
14 December 1901
King of Greece

AlcibiadesAlcibiades
0450 BC
Athenian Statesman

XenophonXenophon
0430 BC
 

AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC
Playwright

Maximinus ThraxMaximinus Thrax
0173 AD
Emperor
George II of GreeceGeorge II of Greece
20 July 1890
King of Greece

El GrecoEl Greco
01 October 1541
Painter
Seleucus I NicatorSeleucus I Nicator
0359 BC
General

HesiodHesiod
 
Poet

ThemistoclesThemistocles
0524 BC
Military Leader
Otto of GreeceOtto of Greece
01 June 1815
King

Antiochus IV EpiphanesAntiochus IV Epiphanes
0215 BC
Macedonian Hellenistic King
ParmenidesParmenides
0515 BC
Philosopher

George PapadopoulosGeorge Papadopoulos
19 August 1987
Former Foreign Policy Advisor to Donald Trump's

Zeno of CitiumZeno of Citium
0334 BC
Philosopher

DemosthenesDemosthenes
0384 BC
Statesman & Orator

SolonSolon
0638 BC
Laid the foundations for Democracy in Athens.
PolybiusPolybius
0208 BC
Historian

CroesusCroesus
0595 BC
King

Hero of AlexandriaHero of Alexandria
0010 AD
Inventor, Mathematician

ChrysippusChrysippus
0279 BC
Philosopher
AnaximanderAnaximander
0610 BC
Philosopher

Konstantinos MavropanosKonstantinos Mavropanos
11 December 1997
Football Player
EmpedoclesEmpedocles
0490 BC
Philosopher

vNikos Kazantzakis
18 February 1883
Philosopher and Writer

StraboStrabo
0064 BC
Geographer, Philosopher, Historian
PindarPindar
0517 BC
Poet

Hipparchus Hipparchus
0190 BC
Astronomer & Mathematician
ProtagorasProtagoras
0490 BC
Greek Philosopher

AnaxagorasAnaxagoras
0510 BC
Philosopher

PytheasPytheas
0350 BC
Geographer, Explorer
Diogenes Of SinopeDiogenes Of Sinope
0412 BC
Philosopher

Costa GavrasCosta Gavras
12 February 1933
Film Director
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

Eponimos AlkoolikosEponimos Alkoolikos
14 July 1994
YouTuber

ApolloApollo
God of archery
Zach GalifianakisZach Galifianakis
01 October 1969
Actor

AresAres
God

HephaestusHephaestus
Son of Zeus

ErosEros
God of love

Sokratis PapastathopoulosSokratis Papastathopoulos
09 June 1988
Association football player
Constantine II of GreeceConstantine II of Greece
02 June 1940
Yachtmaster

Kostas AntetokounmpoKostas Antetokounmpo
20 November 1997
Basketball player
AdonisAdonis
God

VangelisVangelis
29 March 1943
Composer, Record producer, Film score composer
Yorgos LanthimosYorgos Lanthimos
1973 AD
film director, theatre director, screenwriter,
Pargalı Ibrahim PashaPargalı Ibrahim Pasha
1493 AD
Government Official