Titika Nikiforaki, Greece’s Oldest Actress Dies at 105

Greece’s oldest actress died on Saturday, October 19.

Her name was Titika Nikiforaki and she was born in Heraklion, Crete in 1914.

She first appeared as an actress at the Greek National Theater in 1935, at the age of 21.

She played in ”Peer Gynt” of Henrik Ibsen.

Commenting on Nikiforaki’s death, Greece’s Minister of Culture Lina Mendoni said that she was a great lady of Greek theater, a great actress and a translator.

”Her contribution to the Greek theater is invaluable. I extend my warmest condolences to her relatives and friends,” Mendoni noted.