Georgios Papandreou

Greek politician - former prime minister of Greece (1888-1968)

Georgios Papandreou (13 February 1888 – 1 November 1968) was a Greek politician, founder of the Center Union, Prime Minister of Greece and father of Andreas Papandreou.

Georgios Papandreou

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  • "They [the Communist Party] ask to surrender Greece. We refuse. Our aim is to subject the parties to the Nation and not the opposite."
  • "In a Constitutional Monarchy, the Government governs and the King reigns."
  • "He was glorified while in hiding, but vanished when he appeared in public."
    • About Georgios Grivas, leader of the EOKA's struggle in Cyprus.
    • In Andreas Papandreou: The Making of a Greek Democrat and Political Maverick, p.88

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