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Tubbi

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Complete list of famous residents of Thessaloniki
« on: 24. September 2007, 14:59:56 »

I`d like to make a complete list of famous (notable) residents of Thessaloniki.
In fact i found some on wiki, but it makes me not happy.

Here so far listed:
Saint Demetrius of Thessaloniki
Saint Cyril and Saint Methodius, apostles to the Slavs
Christos Sartzetakis (b. April 6, 1929), jurist & ex-president of Greece
Manolis Anagnostakis, doctor and leftist writer
Kostas Tahtsis, writer
Alexandros Zannas (1892 - 1968), politician
Isaac Carasso, founder of Dannon yogurt company
Stratos Dionysiou (died 1990), popular singer
Cahit Arf, (1910 - 1997), Turkish mathematician
Stavros Koujioumtzis (1932-2005), music composer & lyricist
Zoe Laskari (b.1942), actress
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (1881 - 1938), politician, founder of the Republic of Turkey
Marinella (b. May 20, 1935), popular singer
Marsheaux techno musicians
Dionysis Savvopoulos (b. December 2, 1944), music composer, lyricist and singer
Peja Stojakovic, Serbian-Greek NBA basketball player
Nazım Hikmet, (1901 - 1963), Turkish poet
Eleni Daniilidou, tennis player
Traianos Dellas, footballer
(wiki engl.)
Maurice Abravanel, US-american conductor
Antonis Anissegos, composer and pianist
Nikolaos Chatzivrettas, basketballplayer
Georg Maniakes, general of Byzantine Empire
Dimitrios Salpingidis, footballer
(added from wiki ger.)

Nick Galis, basketball player
Antonis Remos, popular singer and chairman of Iraklis
(names of celebrities i am missing on that list, that came spontaneous in my mind)

This is an invitation for all to add more!
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Re: Complete list of famous residents of Thessaloniki
« Reply #1 on: 01. December 2007, 20:42:13 »

thx for list my friend

loves from turkey  ;)
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