Death Place Matching "Athens, Greece" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Jules Dassin

Director | Du rififi chez les hommes

Jules Dassin was an Academy Award-nominated director, screenwriter and actor best known for his films Rififi (1955), Never on Sunday (1960), and Topkapi (1964).

He was born Julius Samuel Dassin on 18 December 1911, in Middletown, Connecticut, USA. He was one of eight children of Russian-Jewish ...

2. Nikos Xanthopoulos

Actor | Agapisa kai ponesa

Nikos Xanthopoulos was born on August 31, 1934 in Athens, Greece. He was an actor, known for Love and Pain (1963), Ftohogeitonia agapi mou (1969) and Amartola heria (1963). He was previously married to Eleni Karpeta and Erifilli Xanthopoulou. He died on January 22, 2023 in Athens, Greece.

3. Mary Tsoni

Actress | Kynodontas

Mary Tsoni (25 June 1987 - 8 May 2017) was a Greek actress and singer. She was best known for her roles in the films Evil (2005), Dogtooth and Evil: In the Time of Heroes (both 2009). For her role in Dogtooth, she won the award for Best Actress at the Sarajevo Film Festival, and the motion picture ...

4. Errikos Andreou

Director | I antarsia ton 10

Errikos Andreou was born on December 15, 1938 in Athens, Greece. He was a director and writer, known for The Mutiny of Ten (1970), Papaflessas (1971) and Nightmare (1961). He was previously married to Nora Valsami. He died on January 21, 2023 in Athens, Greece.

5. Andréas Voutsinas

Actor | The Producers

Andréas Voutsinas was born on August 22, 1930 in Khartoum, Sudan. He was an actor and director, known for The Producers (1967), History of the World: Part I (1981) and The Big Blue (1988). He died on June 8, 2010 in Athens, Greece.

6. Aliki Vougiouklaki

Actress | Madalena

Aliki Vougiouklaki was born in 1934 (or 1933, according to some sources), in Maroussi Attikis, Greece. She studied at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made her stage debut in a 1953 Athens production of Molière's "Le malade imaginaire". Around the same time she made her movie ...

7. Titos Vandis

Actor | Poliorkia

Titos Vandis was born on November 7, 1917 in Thessaloniki, Greece. He was an actor, known for Dawn on the Third Day (1962), Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972) and Caution, Danger! (1983). He was previously married to Nancy Hall, Eleanore Mahlein, Ketty ...

8. Katina Paxinou

Actress | For Whom the Bell Tolls

Katina Paxinou was born in 1900, in Piraeus, Greece. She first appeared on stage in 1928, in an Athens production of Henry Bataille's "La femme nue". In the early 1930's she was one of the founding members of the National Theatre of Greece (previously named Royal Theatre) and performed several ...

9. Michael Cacoyannis

Director | Alexis Zorbas

Michael Cacoyannis was born on June 11, 1922 in Limassol, Cyprus. He was a director and writer, known for Zorba the Greek (1964), Electra (1962) and Our Last Spring (1960). He died on July 25, 2011 in Athens, Greece.

10. Nikos Nikolaidis

Writer | Proini peripolos

Nikos Nikolaidis was born on October 25, 1939 in Athens, Greece. He was a writer and director, known for Morning Patrol (1987), The Wretches Are Still Singing (1979) and Singapore Sling (1990). He died on September 5, 2007 in Athens, Greece.

11. Kostas Kazakos

Actor | Ifigeneia

Kostas Kazakos was born in 1935, in Pyrgos Ilias, Greece. He studied at the Drama School of "Theatro Technis" under the supervision of Carolos Koun. He made his stage debut in 1957 and then collaborated with many serious stage groups. He also played supporting roles in some films. But his real ...

12. Thanasis Vengos

Actor | Ti ekanes ston polemo Thanasi

Thanasis Vengos was born in 1927 in Neo Faliro, Piraeus, Greece. He made his movie debut in 1952 and played many supporting parts in films of the 1950s, often working as a technician, too. His first really major part was in the anti-war comedy Psila ta heria Hitler (1962); he followed that with a ...

13. Georgia Vasileiadou

Actress | Haroumeno xekinima

Vasiliadou was born in 1897, in Athens, Greece. Her real name was Georgia Athanasiou. She was obliged to leave school early and work as a shop girl, in order to help her family. She made her stage debut in 1918, but began her studies at the Gennadeios Phonetic School in 1923 and appeared in some ...

14. Demis Roussos

Soundtrack | Palm Springs

Artemios "Demis" Ventouris-Roussos was a Greek Egyptian then his family migrated to Greece and he became a Greek vocalist and performer who had an internationally acclaimed career, as a single recording artist and bandleader. As a band member he is best remembered for his work in the progressive ...

15. Alekos Alexandrakis

Actor | Thriamvos

Alekos Alexandrakis was born in 1928, in Athens, Greece. He studied at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made his stage debut in a 1949 Athens production of Daphne Du Maurier's "Autumn Tide". He soon became one of the best actors of his generation, appearing in Euripides' "...

16. Sotiris Moustakas

Actor | An itan to violi pouli...

Sotiris Moustakas was born in 1940 in Lemessos, Cyprus. He was an actor, known for An itan to violi pouli... (1984), O Tsitsiolinos (1987) and Nude as a Trap (1968). He was previously married to Maria Bonelou and Maria Bonellou. He died on June 4, 2007 in Athens, Greece.

17. Labros Konstadaras

Actor | O blofatzis

Labros Konstadaras (13 March 1913 - 28 June 1985) was one of the greatest actors of Greek theatre and cinema, excellent both in comedy and drama, with ancestry from Istanbul. He was the brother of actress Mitsi Konstadaras and father of former New Democracy MP Dimitris Konstadaras who gave him two ...

18. Sakis Boulas

Actor | Tile-kannivaloi

Sakis Boulas was born on March 11, 1954. He was an actor and writer, known for Telecannibals (1986), Morally and Kicking (2005) and The City Never Sleeps (1984). He died on February 21, 2014 in Athens, Greece.

19. Alekos Sakellarios

Writer | Alloimono stous neous

Alekos Sakellarios was a Greek writer and a director. He was born in Athens and grew up in Agios Panteleimonas and began to study journalism and acting at a young age. He wrote his first theatrical play in 1935 called The King of Halva. He entered the film industry and had roles in both ...

20. King Constantine II

Self | Rome 1960: Games of the XVII Olympiad

King Constantine II was born on June 2, 1940 in Villa Psychiko, Athens, Greece. He was previously married to Queen Anne-Marie. He died on January 10, 2023 in Athens, Greece.

21. Nikos Panayotopoulos

Writer | Melodrama?

Nikos Panayotopoulos was born on November 6, 1941, in Mytilene, Greece. He studied film making in Athens and started his career as an assistant director in Greek and foreign productions.

In 1960-1973 he lived in Paris where he attended film courses at the filmology institute of Sorbonne.

In 1973 he ...

22. Jenny Karezi

Actress | Lysistrati

At the beginning of her career she played several roles at the Greek National Theatre with Katina Paxinou and Alexis Minotis. At the same time she appeared at several movies and she became a star, a protagonist at once. she creates her own personal groups and plays mostly comedy with (1960) great ...

23. Minas Hatzisavvas

Actor | Enas allos kosmos

Minas Hatzisavvas was born on January 28, 1948 in Athens, Greece. He was an actor and writer, known for Worlds Apart (2015), U-Turn (1991) and Life on Sale (1995). He died on November 30, 2015 in Athens, Greece.

24. Takis Emmanuel

Actor | Levkas Man

Takis Emmanuel was born in 1933 in Greece. He was an actor and director, known for Levkas Man (1981), Kostas (1979) and Caddie (1976). He died on August 26, 2017 in Athens, Greece.

25. Mikis Theodorakis

Composer | Z

Mikis Theodorakis was born in the Greek island of Chios, in 1925. It was the same year that the other great composer of Greece was born in Xanthi, Manos Hatzidakis. He fought during the 2nd World War, and was captured at the city of Tripoli. He was tortured, but when he was set free, he joined the ...

26. Kostas Gousgounis

Actor | Sex... 13 beaufort!

Kostas Gousgounis was born on March 21, 1931 in Larissa, Greece. He was an actor, known for Sex... 13 beaufort! (1971), The Navel (1975) and I leoforos tou thanatou (1966). He died on May 6, 2022 in Athens, Greece.

27. Stathis Psaltis

Actor | Vasika... kalispera sas

Studied at Konstantinos Michailidis Drama School

He became really famous during the 80's with many films he participated with actress and very close friend, Kaiti Finou.

Since March 14, 2017 he was hospitalized in "Aghios Savvas" hospital diagnosed with cancer, and since Easter Sunday he had been ...

28. Stavros Tsiolis

Writer | Parakalo, gynaikes, mi klaite...

Stavros Tsiolis was born on October 6, 1937 in Tripoli, Greece. He was a writer and director, known for Please, Ladies, Don't Cry (1992), Invincible Lovers (1988) and Love Under the Date-Tree (1990). He died on July 23, 2019 in Athens, Greece.

29. Elena Apergi

Actress | Madalena

Elena Apergi was an actress, known for Madalena (1960), I Blame the People (1966) and Maria Pentagiotissa (1957). She was previously married to Dionysis Pagoulatos. She died on January 20, 2023 in Athens, Greece.

30. Alexis Minotis

Actor | The Chase

Alexis Minotis was born on August 8, 1898 in Canea, Greece. He was an actor and director, known for The Chase (1946), Land of the Pharaohs (1955) and Notorious (1946). He was previously married to Katina Paxinou. He died on November 11, 1990 in Athens, Greece.

31. Erika Broyer

Actress | Dis diefthyntis

Erika Broyer was born on November 17, 1942 in Athens, Greece. She was an actress, known for Miss Director (1964), Exodos kindynou (1980) and Three Girls from America (1964). She was previously married to Kostas Voutsas. She died on January 5, 2020 in Athens, Greece.

32. Mihalis Giannatos

Actor | Midnight Express

Mihalis Giannatos was born in 1941 in Constantinople, Turkey. He was an actor, known for Midnight Express (1978), Munich (2005) and Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001). He was previously married to Chaido. He died on September 17, 2013 in Athens, Greece.

33. Rialda Kadric

Actress | Lude godine

Rialda Kadric was born on June 14, 1963 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia. She was an actress, known for Lude godine (1977), Ljubi, ljubi, al' glavu ne gubi (1981) and Doslo doba da se ljubav proba (1980). She died on January 25, 2021 in Athens, Greece.

34. Elena Nathanail

Actress | Randevou me mia agnosti

Elena Nathanael was born in Athens, the daughter of a well-off textile designer and manufacturer. Her impressive good looks got her noticed by producers and directors of the, then-blooming, Greek commercial cinema of the mid-sixties. After studying drama at the Pelos Katselis Drama School, Elena ...

35. Rena Vlahopoulou

Actress | Protevousianikes peripeteies

Rena Vlahopoulou was born in 1923 in Corfu, Greece. She was an actress and producer, known for The Girl from Corfu (1956), A Greek Woman in the Harem (1971) and Rena Is 'Offside' (1972). She was previously married to Giorgos Lafazanis, Giannis Kostopoulos and Kostas Vasileiou. She died on July 29, ...

36. Martha Karagianni

Actress | Merikoi to protimoun kryo...

Martha Karagianni was born in 1939, in Athens, Greece. She studied ballet and made her first screen appearance in Madame X (1956). Three years later, in 1957, she made her stage debut. She alternated theater and cinema for the next few years, but her real breakthrough came in the early 1960s, when ...

37. Manos Katrakis

Actor | Antigoni

Katrakis was born in Kissamos, Chania, Crete. He was the youngest of the five children of the merchant Charalambos Katrakis merchant and his wife Irini.

In 1919 the family moved to Athens, where Manos, who had almost no acting experience, first appeared in theatrical scene. He made his debut aged ...

38. Kostas Karagiannis

Director | O dromos me ta kokkina fota

Kostas Karagiannis was born in 1932 in Athens, Greece. He was a director and writer, known for O dromos me ta kokkina fota (1963), Myrtle (1961) and O drakos, to prosopo tis imeras (1983). He died on February 17, 1993 in Athens, Greece.

39. Nikos Koundouros

Director | Mikres Afrodites

He studied painting and sculpture at the Athens School of Fine Arts from which he graduated in 1948.

Because of his left-wing political beliefs, he was exiled in Makronisos Island after the end of World War II

He started his career, as a director, at the age of 28, on 1954, with the film "Maghiki ...

40. Manos Hatzidakis

Soundtrack | Pote tin Kyriaki

The names of Manos Hadjidakis and Mikis Theodorakis have been written with golden letters in the music history of Greece since 1960. He was born in Xanthi on 23 October 1925, in a mid-class family. When he came of age he came in the capital city of Greece of Athens. He succeeded from the beginning ...

41. Vasilis Diamantopoulos

Actor | Mathe paidi mou grammata

Vasilis Diamantopoulos was born on November 15, 1920 in Piraeus, Greece. He was an actor and director, known for Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981), Marinos Kontaras (1948) and The Children of the Swallow (1987). He was previously married to Marina Georgiou and Tonia Karali. He died on May 5, ...

42. Anna Kalouta

Actress | Oi apahides ton Athinon

Anna Kalouta was born on September 29, 1918 in Athens, Greece. She was an actress, known for Apaches of Athens (1950), Gypsy Blood (1956) and Doctor Epaminondas (1937). She died on April 17, 2010 in Athens, Greece.

43. Dionysis Papagiannopoulos

Actor | Mia trelli... trelli oikogeneia

Dionyssis Papayannopoulos was born in 1912, in Diakofto, Greece. He studied at the Drama School of the National Theater of Greece, where he made his stage debut in 1938, appearing (as the Knight) in Shakespeare's "King Lear". During the next two decades he collaborated with many prestigious stage ...

44. Dinos Iliopoulos

Actor | O atsidas

Born in 1913 (or 1915, according to some sources), in Alexandria, Egypt, but raised in Marseille, France. His family moved in Athens in 1935. He studied acting at the Drama School of Giannoulis Sarantidis and made his stage debut in a 1944 Athens production of Leo Lenz's "Lady I Love You." In 1946,...

45. Kostas Voutsas

Actor | O gois

Kostas Voutsas was born in Athens, in 1931. He studied at the Drama School of the Macedonian Conservatory of Thessaloniki and made his stage and screen debut in 1953. His breakthrough came in 1961, when Giannis Dalianidis gave him a key part in his phenomenally successful youth melodrama Spoiled ...

46. Mimis Fotopoulos

Actor | O grousouzis

Mimis Fotopoulos was the son of Nikolaos Fotopoulos and Anna Papadopoulos. He was born in Zatouna of Gortynia on April 20, 1913. Zatouna is a small village, 4 km away from Dimitsana, at 1,050 meters altitude. His father died when Mimis was young. The young Fotopoulos preferred to study at the ...

47. Nikos Kourkoulos

Actor | Adistaktoi

Nikos Kourkoulos was born in 1934, in Athens, Greece. He studied acting at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made his stage debut in a 1958 Athens production of Alexandre Dumas fils's "La dame aux camélias", opposite Ellie Lambeti and Dimitris Horn. He was one of the founders of ...

48. Wilfried Baasner

Actor | Das Erbe der Guldenburgs

Wilfried Baasner was born on May 28, 1940 in Mohrungen, East Prussia, Germany [now Morag, Warminsko-Mazurskie, Poland]. He was an actor, known for Das Erbe der Guldenburgs (1987), Die Wache (1994) and Klinik unter Palmen (1996). He died on March 28, 2006 in Athens, Greece.

49. Vagelis Seilinos

Actor | Mia Ellinida sto haremi

Vagelis Seilinos was born in April 1936 in Greece. He was an actor and director, known for A Greek Woman in the Harem (1971), 5 Women for One Man (1967) and Illicit Desires (1966). He was previously married to Maria Ioannidou. He died on May 2, 1998 in Athens, Greece.

50. Vasilis Logothetidis

Actor | Oi Germanoi xanarhontai...

Vasilis Logothetidis was a Greek comedian. He is considered one of the most significant modern Greek actors. One year after graduating from high school in Constantinopole, in 1916, he started to participate as an amateur actor in local shows. In 1918, he moved to Athens where, one year later, he ...

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