Georgios Gennimatas

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Birthday
30, 1939
Birthplace
Greece
Death Date
Apr 25, 1994 (54)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1939
Birthplace
Greece
Death Date
Apr 25, 1994 (54)

About

Influential public figure who founded the Panhellenic Socialist Movement, which lauded the left-wing fighters of the WWII Greek Resistance.

Before Fame

He was a student of civil engineering at the National Technical University of Athens.

Trivia

He served under Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou as Minister of Interior, Welfare and Social Insurance, Labour, and National Economy.

Family Life

He fathered Fofi Gennimata, also a PASOK politician.

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His brand of socialism was deliberately different from the socialism heralded by Vladimir Ilyich Lenin and Karl Marx.