Local Personalities

Several important personalities come from Nafpaktos such as John Vlachogiannis historian, academic and political writer; George Athanasiadis – Novas, who served as Prime Minister of Greece, and the brother of Themistocles; the writer Spyros Melas; the writer Harry Stamatiou; Agelaos; Stamatis Stamatiou (Stam-Stam) and many more. The city also had many great benefactors like Andreas Andreopoulos, Andreas Tsaras, Nicolas Tsaras, Andreas Kozonis, Konstantinos Kozonis, George Kapordelis, George and Maria Athanasiadis-Novas, Gabriel Oikonomou, Dimitrios Asimakopoulos, Dimitrios and Vasiliki Papacharalambous, Epaminondas Arvanitis, Katherine Arvanitis , Efthimios Vardakoulas, Leonidas and Polyxeni Tsonis, Altanis Floropoulou, Athena Plati, Lambros Tzavellas, John Foutzilas,, Leonidas Charalambous, Paraskevi Garmani, Vassiliki Xanthopoulou and Julia Kozoni.

 

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