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author , President of Greece

Constantine Tsatsos, author, former president of Greece. Member of Academy Morocco, Academy Romania, Academy Moral and Political Sciences Paris (foreign member).

Background

Tsatsos, Constantine was born on July 1, 1899 in Athens, Greece. Son of Demetrius and Theodora (Eustratiadi) Tsatsos.

Education

Student, Athens University. Student, University Heidelberg.

Career

Professor, social philosophy Athens University, 1933—1946. Minister, 1945—1951, 1956—1963. Member, parliament, 1946—1963.

Member Athens Academy, 1961—1990. Minister, justice, 1967. Minister, cultural affairs, 1974.

Chairman Committee Draft New Constitution, 1974—1975. President, Republic of Greece, 1975—1980.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Politics, Greece's Progress, Philosophical Aphorisms, Cicero, Demosthenes, Complete Poetical Works, 1973, Dialogues in a Monastery, 1974, Studies in Aesthetics, 2 vols., 1977, Greece and Europe, 1977, Theory of Art, 1978, Poems of Other Times and Places, 1980, The Unknown Karamanlis, 1984, Latin Poems in Translation, 1985, Life from a Distance, 1985.

Membership

Member of Academy Morocco, Academy Romania, Academy Moral and Political Sciences Paris (foreign member).

Connections

Married Jeanne Seferiades, June 21, 1930. Children: Despina C., Dora A.

father:
Demetrius Tsatsos

mother:
Theodora (Eustratiadi) Tsatsos

spouse:
Jeanne Seferiades

children:
Despina C. Tsatsos

Dora A. Tsatsos