Eleftherios Venizelos

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Eleftherios Venizelos
Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος
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32nt Prime Meenister o Greece
In office
6 October 1910 – 25 Februar 1915
MonarchGeorge I
Constantine I
Precedit biStefanos Dragoumis
Succeedit biDimitrios Gounaris
In office
10 August 1915 – 24 September 1915
MonarchConstantine I
Precedit biDimitrios Gounaris
Succeedit biAlexandros Zaimis
In office
14 Juin 1917 – 4 November 1920
Precedit biAlexandros Zaimis
Succeedit biDimitrios Rallis
In office
24 Januar 1924 – 19 Februar 1924
MonarchGeorge II
Precedit biStylianos Gonatas
Succeedit biGeorgios Kafantaris
In office
4 Julie 1928 – 26 Mey 1932
PresesPavlos Kountouriotis
Alexandros Zaimis
Precedit biAlexandros Zaimis
Succeedit biAlexandros Papanastasiou
In office
5 Juin 1932 – 4 November 1932
PresesAlexandros Zaimis
Precedit biAlexandros Papanastasiou
Succeedit biPanagis Tsaldaris
In office
16 Januar 1933 – 6 Mairch 1933
PresesAlexandros Zaimis
Precedit biPanagis Tsaldaris
Succeedit biAlexandros Othonaios
Prime Meenister o the Cretan State
In office
2 Mey 1910 – 6 October 1910
Precedit biAlexandros Zaimis (as Heich Commissioner)
Meenister o Juistice an Meenister o Foreign Affairs o the Cretan State
In office
Meenister o Juistice o the Cretan State
In office
17 Aprile 1899 – 18 Mairch 1901
Personal details
Born23 August 1864(1864-08-23)
Mournies, Chania, Crete, Ottoman Empire
(nou Eleftherios Venizelos, Crete, Greece)
Dee'd18 Mairch 1936(1936-03-18) (aged 71)
Paris, Fraunce
Poleetical pairtyLeeberal Pairty
Spoose(s)Maria Katelouzou (1891–1894)
Elena Skylitsi (1921–1936)
RelationsConstantine Mitsotakis (nephew)
BairnsKyriakos Venizelos
Sophoklis Venizelos
Alma materNaitional an Kapodistrian Varsity o Athens
ReligionGreek Orthodoxy
WabsteidNational Foundation Research "Eleftherios K. Venizelos"

Eleftherios Kyriakou Venizelos (full name Elefthérios Kyriákou Venizélos, Greek: Ελευθέριος Κυριάκου Βενιζέλος; pronounced [elefˈθerios cirˈʝaku veniˈzelos]; 23 August 1864[1] – 18 Mairch 1936) wis an eminent Greek leader o the Greek naitional leeberation muivement an a charismatic statesman o the early 20t century remembered for his promotion o leeberal-democratic policies.[2][3][4] As leader o the Leeberal Pairty, he wis electit several times as Prime Meenister o Greece, servin frae 1910 tae 1920 an frae 1928 tae 1933. Venizelos haed sic profoond influence on the internal an freemit affairs o Greece that he is creditit wi bein "the maker o modren Greece",[5] an is still widely kent as the "Ethnarch".

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  1. Note: Greece offeecially adoptit the Gregorian calendar on 16 Februar 1923 (which became 1 Mairch). Aw dates prior tae that, unless specifically denotit, are Auld Style.
  2. Kitromilides, 2006, p. 178
  3. 'Liberty Still Rules', Time, Feb. 18, 1924
  4. "Venizélos, Eleuthérios". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 2008.
  5. Duffield J. W., The New York Times, October 30, 1921, Sunday link