Military Officer, Military Person
1770 – 1843
Who was Theodoros Kolokotronis?
Kolokotronis' greatest success was the defeat of the Ottoman army under Mahmud Dramali Pasha at the Battle of Dervenakia in 1822. In 1825, he was appointed commander-in-chief of the Greek forces in the Peloponnese. Today, Kolokotronis ranks among the most revered of the protagonists of the War of Independence.
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- Apr 3, 1770
- Also known as
- The old man of Morea
- Theodōros Kolokotrōnēs
- Lived in
- Feb 4, 1843
- Resting place
- Proto Nekrotafio
on July 23, 2013
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