Ottoman Greeks
Ottoman Greeks (Greek: Οθωμανοί Έλληνες, Turkish: Osmanlı Rumları) were ethnic Greeks who lived in the Ottoman Empire (1453–1821), the Republic of Turkey's predecessor. Ottoman Greeks, who were Gr...
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Antiochian Greeks
Antiochian Greeks, also known as Rûm, are ethnic Greek members of the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch and Greek Catholic Christians, who have resided in Syria, Lebanon, and the Turkish province of Ha...
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Cappadocian Greeks
Cappadocian Greeks also known as Greek Cappadocians (Greek: Έλληνες-Καππαδόκες, Ελληνοκαππαδόκες, Καππαδόκες; Turkish: Kapadokyalı Rumlar) or simply Cappadocians are a Greek community native t...
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Greek genocide
The Greek genocide, part of which is known as the Pontic genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population from its historic homeland in Asia Minor, central Anato...
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Phanariotes
Phanariots, Phanariotes, or Phanariote Greeks (Greek: Φαναριώτες, Romanian: Fanarioți, Turkish: Fenerliler) were members of those prominent Greek (including Hellenized Vlach and Albanian) ...
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Orodaltis
Orodaltis (Greek: Ωροδάλτις) was a princess from Anatolia who lived in the 1st century BC and was a contemporary to the first Roman Emperor Augustus, who ruled from 27 BC to 14 AD. Orodaltis is a ...
Nikos Kazantzakis
Nikos Kazantzakis (Greek: Νίκος Καζαντζάκης; 18 February 1883 – 26 October 1957) was a Greek writer and philosopher, celebrated for his novel Zorba the Greek, considered his magnum ...
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Constantine Anthopoulos
Costaki Anthopoulos (Greek: Κωστάκης Ανθόπουλος, Turkish: Kostaki Antopulos Paşa) (1835–1902) was an Ottoman pasha of Greek origin. He became a professor at the Ottoman naval college; then ent...
Balıklı Greek Hospital
The Balıklı Greek Hospital (Turkish: Balıklı Rum Hastanesi) is a health care institution at Balıklı neighborhood of Yedikule quarter in Zeytinburnu district of Istanbul, which was established in t...
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Gregory Aristarchis
Gregory Aristarchis (Greek: Γρηγόριος Αριστάρχης; died 1915), also known as Aristarchi Bey, was an Ottoman diplomat of Greek ethnicity, author of a corpus of Ottoman legislation. He served as Otto...
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Kimon Friar
Kimon Friar (1911–May 25, 1993) was a Greek-American poet and translator of Greek poetry.
Friar was born in 1911 in Imrali, Ottoman Empire, to an American father and a Greek mother. In 1915,...
Michael Kantakouzenos Şeytanoğlu
Michael Kantakouzenos or Cantacuzenus (Greek: Μιχαήλ Καντακουζηνός, died 3 March 1578), nicknamed Şeytanoğlu (Turkish for "son of the Devil"), was an Ottoman Greek magnate, noted for his immense w...
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Olympias of Armenia
Olympias (Greek: Ὀλυμπιάς, flourished 4th century, died 361) also known as Olympia, sometimes known as Olympias the Elder to distinguish her from her niece of the same name was a Christian Roman n...
Michael Sionidis
Michael Sionidis (Greek: Μιχαήλ Σιωνίδης or Μιχάλης Σιωνίδης) was a prominent Greek leader in the Macedonian Struggle.He was born in the village of Grciste, Ottoman Empire (nowadays in Bogdanci, R...
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Alexandra Mavrokordatou
Alexandra Mavrokordatou (Greek: Αλεξάνδρα Μαυροκορδάτου; 1605–1684) was a famous Greek intellectual and salonist.A member of the Mavrokordatoi, one of the most famous Phanariote families (although...
Patriarch Timothy II of Constantinople
Timothy II Marmarinos (Greek: Τιμόθεος Β´ Μαρμαρηνός) was Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople from 1612 to 1620.
Timothy II Marmarinos was born in Bandırma, on the southern shore of the Sea...
Armen Kouptsios
Armen Kouptsios (Greek: Άρμεν Κούπτσιος, Bulgarian/Macedonian: Армен Купциос) was born in Volakas (municipality of Kato Nevrokopi, Drama regional unit), in 1885. He met the Greek Macedonian fi...
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Demetrius Vikelas
Demetrios Vikelas (also Demetrius Bikelas; Greek: Δημήτριος Βικέλας; February 15, 1835 – July 20, 1908) was a Greek businessman and writer; he was the first president of the International Ol...
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Philip (son of Lysimachus)
Philip (Greek: Φίλιππος, 294 BC-279 BC) was a Greek Prince from Asia Minor who was of Macedonian and Thessalian descent.
Philip was the third son born to Lysimachus and Arsinoe II. Philip had...
Gonos Giotas
Georgios or Gonos Giotas (Greek: Γεώργιος "Γκόνος" Γιώτας; Bulgarian: Гоно Йотов, Macedonian: Гоно Јотов; Gono Jotov; 1880–1911) was a Slavophone Greek Macedonian fighter in the Macedonia...
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Gregorios Xenopoulos
Gregorios Xenopoulos (Greek: Γρηγόριος Ξενόπουλος; December 9, 1867 – 14 January 1951) was a novelist, journalist and writer of plays from Zakynthos. He was lead editor in the now-legendary magazi...
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Evangelos Natsis
Evangelos Natsis Georgiou (Greek: Ευάγγελος Νάτσης Γεωργίου; Bulgarian and Macedonian Вангел Георгиев) born 1876 in Srempeno (Σρέμπενο) or Srebreno (Сребрено), Ottoman Empire, now Asprogeia, Flori...
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Lycomedes of Comana
Lycomedes of Comana was a Bithynian nobleman of Cappadocian Greek descent who ruled Comana, Cappadocia in the second half of the 1st century BC. In 47 BC Lycomedes was probably about 50 years old, wh...