Τhe Greek Covers of Time Magazine

time_greece_660_0TIME is the most read magazine in the world, focusing on issues related to significant people who offered aid or excelled with their actions.

A variety of pictures and photos are the main field in the magazine’s publication, which makes it even more reliable to the readers.

Since its launch in 1923, several Greek figures appeared in the magazine’s pages. Eleftherios Venizelos, Maria Callas and Aristotle Onassis are some of the people featured in the magazine, as well as the cover photo.

It is obvious that political or social developments in Greece, as well as art and glamor, interest the magazine’s editors.

Website “Post Camarine” posted the thirteen instances TIME magazine made reference to Greece and Geek people.

Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος  18 Φεβρουαρίου 1924
Eleftherios Venizelos, February 18, 1924
Archbishop Damaskinos of Athens, October 1, 1934
Βασιλιάς Γεώργιος Β'  4 Νοεμβρίου 1940
King George II of Greece, November 4, 1940
Αλέξανδρος Παπάγος 16 Δεκεμβρίου 1940
Alexander Papagos, December 16, 1940
Βασιλιάς Γεώργιος Β'  24 Φεβρουαρίου 1947
King George II, February 24, 1947
Μάρκος Βαφειάδης  5 Απριλίου 1948
Markos Vafiadis, April 5, 1948
Βασίλισσα Φρειδερίκη 26 Οκτωβρίου 1953
Frederica of Hanover, October 26, 1953
Σταύρος Νιάρχος 6 Αυγούστου 1956
Stavros Niarchos, August 6, 1956
Μαρία Κάλλας 29 Οκτωβρίου 1956
Maria Callas, October 29, 1956
Βασιλιάς Κωνσταντίνος 28 Απριλίου 1967
King Constantine II of Greece, April 28, 1967
Αριστοτέλης Ωνάσης και Τζάκι Κένεντι Ωνάση 25 Οκτωβρίου 1968
Aristotle Onassis and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, October 25, 1968
Μάικλ Δουκάκης 2 Μαΐου 1988
Michael Dukakis, May 2, 1988