Greek History

Greece has a long and storied past. Do you know your Greek history? Here’s an at-a-glance listing of dates in Modern Greek history.


What happened this month in Greek history?

We’d previously been sharing this info with you on social media, but decided to create a more permanent listing here, that we can continue to build. We’ll add months as we go. Click on a month to learn what happened in that month in Greek history. Our listings are not complete by any means. Do let us know if we missed something. Email


Greek flag flying in Chicago's Daley Plaza Greek history page



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