The Athens municipality honors the french philhellene Jacqueline de Romilly and names after her a square in Thiseio district.

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Jacqueline de Romilly

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Jacqueline de Romilly Franco-Greek philologist and a great admirer of the ancient greek culture. He is globally know for her extensive academic work on the greek language and culture. She was born on 26 March 1913 and died on 18 December 2010.

 

The ceremony was attended by many representatives of the greek authorities. The Athens Mayor George Kaminis and former president of France Valery Giscard d’Estaing honored with their presence the ceremony on 16th September 2013