Personalities

Ross Daly

Ross Daly -There is no difference between a circle and a straight line

Ross DalyRoss Daly is an Irish self-exiled musician, speaking fluent Greek with a Cretan accent due to his long-lasting stay in Crete.

Odysseas Elytis

Odysseas Elytis - To Axion Esti

Odysseas Elytis]Odysseas Elytis Οδυσσέας Ελύτης (Odysseas Alepoudhelis) was born in Heraklion, Crete, into a prosperous Cretan family.

He is considered as one of the most important Greek poets and representatives of modernism in Greece.

His parents and ancestors came from the island of Lesbos, home of the ancient Greek poet Sappho.

Elytis studied law at Athens University from 1930 to 1935 without taking a degree. He worked periodically in the family's soap manufacturing business.