Aliki Diplarakou

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Birthday
28, 1912
Birthplace
Greece
Death Date
Oct 30, 2002 (90)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
28, 1912
Birthplace
Greece
Death Date
Oct 30, 2002 (90)

About

First Greek winner of the Miss Europe pageant who used her fame to educate audiences in the United States on ancient and modern Greek culture.

Before Fame

She added infamy to her resume when she disguised herself as a man and sneaked into the inviolate Mount Athos monks' sanctuary.

Trivia

She was fluent in several languages, including English, French and Italian.

Family Life

She was married two times, first to French aviator Paul-Louis Weiller and second to English diplomat Sir John (Jack) Wriothesley Russell.

Associated With

Her sister, Cristina Diplarakos, married Paul Claudel's son, Henri.

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