Karolos Papoulias

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Birthday
4, 1929
Birthplace
Greece
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
4, 1929 (age 90)
Birthplace
Greece

About

In 2005, after serving two terms as his country's Minister of Foreign Affairs, this Panhellenic Socialist Movement politician took office as President of Greece.

Before Fame

Before entering politics, he attended the University of Milan and the University of Athens and earned an advanced international law degree from the University of Cologne.

Trivia

His pre-presidential political offices include member of the Greek Parliament for Ioannina, Alternate Minister for National Defense, and Minister for Foreign Affairs.

Family Life

The son of military man Gregorios Papoulias, he grew up in Ioannina, Greece. His marriage to May Panou resulted in children named Anna, Vicky, and Fani.

Associated With

He assumed the Greek presidency under the prime ministerial administration of Kostas Karamanlis.

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