Makarios III

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Birthday
13, 1913
Birthplace
Panagia, Cyprus
Death Date
Aug 3, 1977 (63)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
13, 1913
Birthplace
Panagia, Cyprus
Death Date
Aug 3, 1977 (63)

About

First President of the Republic of Cyprus as well as archbishop and primate of a Greek Orthodox church in Cyprus.

Before Fame

He was an educated man, studying at the Pancyprian Gymnasium and later studying at the University of Athens in theology and law.

Trivia

He was able to survive four assassination attempts on his life while serving as President before a heart attack unexpectedly led to his death.

Family Life

He was born in Panagia, Paphos, Cyprus.

Associated With

Marcos Baghdatis is a famous Cyprus native as well.