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Tina Livanos: The Greek Beauty Who Married Aristotle Onassis and Stavros Niarchos

Tina Livanos was known across the world for her marriages to two of Greece's most powerful figures, Onassis and Niarchos.

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library Is The New “Crown Jewel” of NYC

The Stavros Niarchos Library, or SNL, the central circulating branch of the New York Public Library, has now reopened after the pandemic.

The Great Greek Benefactor Stavros Niarchos

Stavros Niarchos, the great Greek benefactor, passed away on this day 25 years ago, leaving a foundation that continues his philanthropy

Stavros Niarchos and Dasha Zhukova Welcome First Baby Boy

Stavros Niarchos, the Greek shipping heir, and Dasha Zhukova ex-wife of Roman Abramovich, announced the birth of their first baby boy.

Temporary Removal of Ancient Mass Grave in Athens Approved

Greece's Ministry of Culture recently gave the green light for the temporary removal of skeletons in the ancient mass grave discovered in 2016 near the Esplanáda in Faliro, Attica. A total of 79 skeletons were found during the construction of the...

Shipping Heir Stavros Niarchos to Wed Businesswoman Dasha Zhukova

It was revealed over the weekend that Russian-American businesswoman Dasha Zhukova, 38, the ex-wife of Roman Abramovich, is engaged to her long-term boyfriend, Greek billionaire and shipping heir Stavros Niarchos, 33. The engagement was announced at Zhukova's birthday party in...

Over Five Million Visit Athens' Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center in 2018

According to a survey conducted by QED for Greece's Kathimerini newspaper, 5.3 million people visited the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (the SNFCC, or ΚΠΣΙΝ in Greek) in 2018. Among the visitors were one out of every two Athenians, a...

Stavros Niarchos: The Greek Shipping Tycoon and His Enduring Legacy

Stavros Niarchos, 3 July 1909 – 16 April 1996, was a self-made businessman of immense wealth with an exceptional ability to make money. After his death, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation has become a leader of philanthropic donations in the areas...

Marriott Teams Up With Chandris and Returns to Athens in 2018

An agreement between the Marriott International and Chandris Hotels will mark the return of the Marriott brand to vibrant Athens in 2018 after a 2-year absence. The hotel is to complete a $15 million transformation, before it debuts in...

Athens Cultural Freebies: Who Says You Can't Have Honey Without Money?

Who says you need to pay for culture and entertainment? Athens is abuzz with free things to see and do courtesy of municipalities, embassies and businesses. Look carefully and you'll find free museum openings and gift performances. There are...