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Aristotle Onassis

March 15th 1975: Aristotle Onassis passes away

“To be successful, keep looking tanned, live in an elegant building (even if you’re in the cellar), be seen in smart restaurants (even if you nurse one drink) and if you borrow,…

Christina Onassis, Aristotle Onassis

On this day in 1988, Christina Onassis passes away aged 37

Christina Onassis was the only daughter of self-made Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Socrates Onassis and Athina Livanos. Her maternal grandfather was Stavros Livanos, founder of the Livanos shipping empire. Christina Onassis was…

Melissinos, Athens' famous ancient Greek sandal makers 5

Melissinos, Athens’ famous ancient Greek sandal makers

With the blossoming emergence of Greek designers who honour their country’s classical designs as much as modern visions via their creations, ancient-style sandals have by now become a global trend. Whether you…

Former Onassis family villa up for sale 15

Former Onassis family villa up for sale

A stunning seaside villa, formerly owned by the family of shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis, is up for sale for 15 million euros. Located at Lagonissi, in East Attica, the 823 square metre…

On this day in 1906 a Greek tycoon is born 20

On this day in 1906 a Greek tycoon is born

Aristotle Socrates Onassis was born on the 20th January 1906 in Smyrni and passed away 15th March 1975, aged 69. Commonly called Ari or Aristo Onassis, was a Greek shipping magnate, who amassed the world’s largest…

On this day: March 15th 1975, Aristotle Onassis dies 25

On this day: March 15th 1975, Aristotle Onassis dies

“To be successful, keep looking tanned, live in an elegant building (even if you’re in the cellar), be seen in smart restaurants (even if you nurse one drink) and if you borrow,…