Current additions to Spyros Mercouri gave relatives, friends, co-workers and representatives of the political world, under the leadership of Republican President Prokopis Pavlopoulos.
The family's wish was instead of wreaths, the money was given to the foundation "The Actor's House " .
Who was Spyros Merkouris
Spyros Mercouri left his last breath at the age of 88 on Friday (24.08.2018) at NIMTS Hospital, where he then moved after illness. His state of health was particularly stressful.
Spyros Mercouri came from a political family. He studied law at Athens University. During the occupation he participated in the national resistance.
A member of the EEK youth, a member of the democratic defense of the Aprilic dictatorship and founder of PASOK.
Organized a tour of Melina Merkouri's sister in 1
He was a consultant of the Ministry of Culture (1981-1989), coordinator of the first European Capital of Culture (Athens 1985) and member of the Coordinators' Committee for the European Cultural Network for Europe's Cities.