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Leonardo Calengas

writer

Leonardo Calengas, Greek writer. With Greek Army, 1939-1941. Member Image Makers, Masons.

Background

Calengas, Leonardo was born on January 16, 1916 in Distomon, Greece. Came to the United States, 1946. Son of Peter John and Vasiliki Kelermenos Calengas.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Pedagogiki Academy, Athens, Greece, 1944.

Career

Teacher Greek Greek Orthodox Community, Newark, 1948, Gary, Indiana, 1947. Owner Jim's Sandwich Shop, Valparaiso, 1952-1954, Humpty Humpty, Chesterton, 1953-1964, Famous Grill, Gary, 1957-1964, Leonards Restaurant, Chesterton, 1964-1975. Retired, since 1976.

Membership

With Greek Army, 1939-1941. Member Image Makers, Masons.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Margaret Nicholas Herianteris, February 18, 1944.

father:
Peter John

mother:
Vasiliki Kelermenos Calengas

spouse:
Margaret Nicholas Herianteris