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Spyridon Louis Greek athlete Britannica

Spyridon Louis, Spyridon also spelled Spiridon, Louis also spelled Loues, (born January 12, 1873, Marousi [now Amaroúsion], Greece—died March 26, 1940), Greek runner who won the gold medal in the first modern Olympic marathon in Athens in 1896, becoming a national hero in the process.…

Spyridon LOUIS - Olympic Athletics Greece

Spyridon Louis was a 24-year-old Greek shepherd who became the hero of the 1896 Games when he won the 40,000m marathon race. This was the event the Greek hosts wanted to win more than any other due to its great historical significance.Born: Jan 12, 1873…

Spyridon Louis, commonly known as Spyros Louis, was a Greek

Spyridon Louis, commonly known as Spyros Louis, was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics. Following his victory, he was celebrated as a national hero. A former soldier, Louis was encouraged to try out for the Olympics by his former commanding officer.…

Spiridon Louis (1873-1940) - Find A Grave Memorial

Spiridon "Spiros" Louis (January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero. A few weeks before the German invasion of Greece, Louis died in his native town of Marousi.Born: Jan 12, 1873…

Spiridon Louis - Academic Kids

Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor farmer's family.His name is transcribed from the Greek in various ways; his given name is also seen as Spyridon (Spyros) and his family name as Loues.Louis's father sold mineral water in Athens, at the time devoid of a central water supply, and his son helped him by transporting it.…

Spyridon Louis Greek athlete Britannica

Spyridon Louis, Greek runner who won the gold medal in the first modern Olympic marathon in Athens in 1896, becoming a national hero in the process. Although no race in the ancient Greek Olympics was longer than 4,800 metres (3 miles), the marathon was the centrepiece event at the first modern…

Spyridon LOUIS - Olympic Athletics Greece

Spyridon Louis was a 24-year-old Greek shepherd who became the hero of the 1896 Games when he won the 40,000m marathon race. This was the event the Greek hosts wanted to win more than any other due to its great historical significance.Born: 1/12/1873…

Spyridon Louis, commonly known as Spyros Louis, was a Greek

Spyridon Louis, commonly known as Spyros Louis, was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics. Following his victory, he was celebrated as a national hero. A former soldier, Louis was encouraged to try out for the Olympics by his former commanding officer. After progressing through qualifying, he went on to win the inaugural Olympic ...…

Spyridon Louis Marathon Wiki Fandom

Spiridon ("Spyros") Louis (Greek: Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, sometimes transliterated Loues; January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero. Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor family. Louis's ...…

Spyridon Louis - Bio, Facts, Family Famous Birthdays

Spyridon Louis Popularity . Most Popular #111234. Born in 1873 #15. Born in Marousi, Greece #4. Runner Born in Greece #1. Capricorn Runner #13. Spyridon Louis Is A Member Of . Born In 1873. Runners. Born in Greece. Capricorns. Spyridon Louis Fans Also Viewed . Usain Bolt. Runner. Terry Fox. Runner. Mo Farah. Runner. Jesse Owens. Runner.Born: 1/12/1873…

Spiridon Louis' Grandson Talks About His Grandfather ...

8/27/2004 · Because Spiridon Louis became a person much sought after by media. Of course we are not talking about the Olympic Champion, who died of a heart attack at the age of 67 in 1940. But Spiridon Louis is one of two grandsons of the Olympic Champion. He has been given the same first name. Nikolaus is the other grandson. Additionally five great ...…

Spiridon Louis - Wikipedia, a enciclopedia libre

Spiridon "Spyros" Louis, en grego Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, nado o 12 de xaneiro de 1873 e falecido o 26 de marzo de 1940, foi un corredor grego que gañou o primeiro maratón da era moderna nos Xogos Olímpicos de verán de 1896, acadando unha enorme popularidade no seu país.Causa: cancro…

Spyrídon Loúis – Vikipeedia

Ka kuningas andis talle karika ja Ioannis Lambros antiikse liua. Üks pankur kinkis 20 000 drahmi, mille eest Louis ostis maatüki. Vene suursaadik kinkis konjakiserviisi, "sest kreeklased korraldasid jooksu türklastevastases vaimus". Üks daam annetas kuldkella, mida ta oli südame kohal kandnud. Üks habemeajaja lubas tal aasta aega tasuta ...…

Spyrídon Loúis – Wikipedia

(Ohjattu sivulta Spiridon Louis) Spyrídon ”Spýros” Loúis ( kreik. Σπυρίδων ”Σπύρος” Λούης , 12. tammikuuta 1873 Maroúsi , Kreikka – 26. maaliskuuta 1940 Maroúsi, Kreikka) oli kreikkalaismies , joka voitti Ateenassa järjestettyjen ensimmäisten nykyaikaisten olympiakisojen maratonjuoksun .…

Spyridon Louis Marathon Wiki Fandom

Spiridon ("Spyros") Louis (Greek: Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, sometimes transliterated Loues; January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero. Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor family. Louis's ...…

Spyridon Louis : definition of Spyridon Louis and synonyms ...

Spyridon ("Spyros") Louis (Greek: Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, sometimes transliterated Loues; January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero.. Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor farmer's family.…

Spyridon Louis - Bio, Facts, Family Famous Birthdays

Spyridon Louis Popularity . Most Popular #111234. Born in 1873 #15. Born in Marousi, Greece #4. Runner Born in Greece #1. Capricorn Runner #13. Spyridon Louis Is A Member Of . Born In 1873. Runners. Born in Greece. Capricorns. Spyridon Louis ……

Spiridon Louis - Wikipedia, den frie encyklopædi

Spiridon "Spiros" Louis ((Σπυρίδων Λούης), 12. januar 1873 – 26. marts 1940) var en græsk vandbærer, der vandt maratonløbet ved de første moderne olympiske lege, OL i Athen 1896, og dermed blev nationalhelt.. Louis blev født i en fattig bondefamilie i landsbyen Marousi, der lå, hvor man nu finder kvartalet, hvor de fortravlede hovedgader Vasilissis Sofias og Vasileos ...…

Spyridon Louis – The Olympians

he great long-distance runner, Emil Zátopek, drank a glass of beer after his tough training every day. The first ever winner of the marathon, Spyridon Louis, was said to have made a pit stop at his uncle’s tavern for a glass of wine before winning gold at the 1896 Athens Olympics. But discus thrower, Jules Noël, was a beneficiary of the US government’s decision to suspend the importation ...…

Spyrídon Loúis – Wikipedia

James P. Verinis, "Spiridon Loues, the Modern Foustanéla, and the Symbolic Power of Pallikariá at the 1896 Olympic Games", Journal of Modern Greek Studies 23:1 ……

Spiridon Louis - Wikipedia, a enciclopedia libre

Spiridon "Spyros" Louis, en grego Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, nado o 12 de xaneiro de 1873 e falecido o 26 de marzo de 1940, foi un corredor grego que gañou o primeiro maratón da era moderna nos Xogos Olímpicos de verán de 1896, acadando unha enorme popularidade no seu país.…

Spyrídon Loúis – Vikipeedia

Ka kuningas andis talle karika ja Ioannis Lambros antiikse liua. Üks pankur kinkis 20 000 drahmi, mille eest Louis ostis maatüki. Vene suursaadik kinkis konjakiserviisi, "sest kreeklased korraldasid jooksu türklastevastases vaimus". Üks daam annetas kuldkella, mida ta oli südame kohal kandnud. Üks habemeajaja lubas tal aasta aega tasuta ...…

Spyridon Luis – Wikipedie

Spyridon Louis: Narození: 12. ledna 1873 Marousi: Úmrtí: 26. března 1940 (ve věku 67 let) Marousi: Příčina úmrtí: rakovina: Národnost: Řekové: multimediální obsah na Commons: Některá data mohou pocházet z datové položky.…

Spyrídon Loúis – Wikipedia

(Ohjattu sivulta Spiridon Louis) Spyrídon ”Spýros” Loúis ( kreik. Σπυρίδων ”Σπύρος” Λούης , 12. tammikuuta 1873 Maroúsi , Kreikka – 26. maaliskuuta 1940 Maroúsi, Kreikka) oli kreikkalaismies , joka voitti Ateenassa järjestettyjen ensimmäisten nykyaikaisten olympiakisojen maratonjuoksun .…

Spyridon Louis Marathon Wiki Fandom

Spiridon ("Spyros") Louis (Greek: Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, sometimes transliterated Loues; January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero. Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor family. Louis's ...…

Spyridon Louis : definition of Spyridon Louis and synonyms ...

Spyridon ("Spyros") Louis (Greek: Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, sometimes transliterated Loues; January 12, 1873 – March 26, 1940) was a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics, thereby becoming a national hero.. Louis was born in the town of Marousi, which is now a suburb to the north of Athens, into a poor farmer's family.…

Spyridon Louis - Bio, Facts, Family Famous Birthdays

Spyridon Louis Popularity . Most Popular #111234. Born in 1873 #15. Born in Marousi, Greece #4. Runner Born in Greece #1. Capricorn Runner #13. Spyridon Louis Is A Member Of . Born In 1873. Runners. Born in Greece. Capricorns. Spyridon Louis ……

Spiridon Louis - Wikipedia, den frie encyklopædi

Spiridon "Spiros" Louis ((Σπυρίδων Λούης), 12. januar 1873 – 26. marts 1940) var en græsk vandbærer, der vandt maratonløbet ved de første moderne olympiske lege, OL i Athen 1896, og dermed blev nationalhelt.. Louis blev født i en fattig bondefamilie i landsbyen Marousi, der lå, hvor man nu finder kvartalet, hvor de fortravlede hovedgader Vasilissis Sofias og Vasileos ...…

Spyridon Louis – The Olympians

he great long-distance runner, Emil Zátopek, drank a glass of beer after his tough training every day. The first ever winner of the marathon, Spyridon Louis, was said to have made a pit stop at his uncle’s tavern for a glass of wine before winning gold at the 1896 Athens Olympics. But discus thrower, Jules Noël, was a beneficiary of the US government’s decision to suspend the importation ...…

Spyrídon Loúis – Wikipedia

James P. Verinis, "Spiridon Loues, the Modern Foustanéla, and the Symbolic Power of Pallikariá at the 1896 Olympic Games", Journal of Modern Greek Studies 23:1 ……

Spiridon Louis - Wikipedia, a enciclopedia libre

Spiridon "Spyros" Louis, en grego Σπυρίδων "Σπύρος" Λούης, nado o 12 de xaneiro de 1873 e falecido o 26 de marzo de 1940, foi un corredor grego que gañou o primeiro maratón da era moderna nos Xogos Olímpicos de verán de 1896, acadando unha enorme popularidade no seu país.…

Spyrídon Loúis – Vikipeedia

Ka kuningas andis talle karika ja Ioannis Lambros antiikse liua. Üks pankur kinkis 20 000 drahmi, mille eest Louis ostis maatüki. Vene suursaadik kinkis konjakiserviisi, "sest kreeklased korraldasid jooksu türklastevastases vaimus". Üks daam annetas kuldkella, mida ta oli südame kohal kandnud. Üks habemeajaja lubas tal aasta aega tasuta ...…

Spyridon Luis – Wikipedie

Spyridon Louis: Narození: 12. ledna 1873 Marousi: Úmrtí: 26. března 1940 (ve věku 67 let) Marousi: Příčina úmrtí: rakovina: Národnost: Řekové: multimediální obsah na Commons: Některá data mohou pocházet z datové položky.…

Spyrídon Loúis – Wikipedia

(Ohjattu sivulta Spiridon Louis) Spyrídon ”Spýros” Loúis ( kreik. Σπυρίδων ”Σπύρος” Λούης , 12. tammikuuta 1873 Maroúsi , Kreikka – 26. maaliskuuta 1940 Maroúsi, Kreikka) oli kreikkalaismies , joka voitti Ateenassa järjestettyjen ensimmäisten nykyaikaisten olympiakisojen maratonjuoksun .…

Amortizacion inmueble arrendado the dawn of 12th JanuaryGreece was set to usher in an infant loius would make the entire nation proud some day. This is the day that baby Louis was Spiridoh. He was born in an extremely humble background since his parents were not as rich as the tycoons who existed back then.

This, however, did Spiridon louis make him different from Bateria no carga portatil in the country.

He grew a proud Greek. He was born in Marousi, which was back then considered as one of the poorest places in Greece. Anyone born there was S;iridon of humble background and did not enjoy the honor of mingling with the financially able. The area has since Spirodon into a suburb, located in the north of Athens. The once poorly regarded place is now considered the ideal locality for individuals Spiridln wealth in Spigidon.

As poor as Louis was, he was the pride of his father since he tirelessly helped him in making large sales from water supply business. Even before Louis was born, his father could supply mineral water across Athens, especially in instances where the lack of central water supply hit the city. It is from the little income that Louis's father raised some money to oversee the activities of the family.

It Spirido a combination of 2 people Letras al reves were immensely committed to making their lives better, irrespective of how hard the hustle was. They fought tooth and nail all their lives, and this explains where Louis's zeal to succeed came from.

His hard work louls undoubtedly Spiridoj up some day. It was in that the interest of reviving the Olympics games came up. The national organizers of athletics both in Greece and other countries saw the louiis to bring back the uniting factor that came through such sports. In planning the modern Olympics, it was considered necessary to have a marathon as one of the events. Michel Breal Imagenes de atencion al cliente the unwavering inspiration that came from Pheidippides brought about the suggestion.

Apparently, the messenger had tirelessly run from Marathon to Athens in the name of announcing Athenian victory after participation in the Battle For Marathon. Indisputably, this was an indication of how committed and elated this messenger was. It was from this occurrence that the idea of holding a marathon in the modern Olympic was sparked. It came as Spirion confirmation Spjridon there are indeed people who can cover long distances. Little liuis the organizers know that the idea would materialize beyond their weirdest dreams and past experiences.

Interestingly, Greece was overwhelmed and very enthusiastic about this newly proposed event. They were so interested in creating a mark in modern Olympics, and that is why they went ahead to show immense interest in Marathon. Right after the event was proposed, Papadiamantopoulos, an army colonel organized for qualifications for the race.

This would subject interested parties to preliminary racing tests upon which the best would be selected. It is worth noting that Papadiamantopoulos was La tienda del agricultor commanding officer when he was serving in the military force.

It is through Papadiamantopoulos that Louis raised his interest in participating in the qualifying races and later the mega event that would see him become a hero in Greece.

History was set to be made when the first ever Sliridon was conducted in Greece with the interest of picking the Spirido for the main event. This event went down with excitement on 22nd March Spirison victory of the day was bagged by Charilaos Vasilakos who managed to complete the race in 3 hours, 18 minutes. This was considered a remarkable performance especially since it was the first ever event of such nature.

Bruno sokolowicz weeks later, the second qualifier marathon was conducted, and this time Louis was bold enough to give it a shot.

Papadiamantopoulos was louiss beyond reasonable doubt that Louis was highly louos and would perform Spiriddon in such races. With the immense confidence he got from his commander, he participated in the second Spuridon race and was ranked 5th. He was set to join in the main event considering that he had recorded an impressive performance in the Telefono agencia tributaria tenerife race.

Even if Louis was not privileged to be among the leading individuals in the qualifier race, he was super confident that the main event would be all about him. He could engage in friendly interactions with Obtener certificado digital valencia and those who would participate in the big race and confirm that he would overtake each one of them.

His guts to grabbing Dibujo cables were unstoppable. He was so determined to win that even his mentor, Papadiamantopoulos, was amazed by how excited Louis was. The great day eventually came, and Greece was in awe and fear in a mixed reaction. It was a day of immense anxiety since other able competitors were expected to participate in the same race.

In fact, it was a tense atmosphere for Greece now that they were set to create a mark in an international marathon for the first time. The paths Harry potter chibi which the Marathon took place were colored with people from different areas, all excited to Efectos del hachis the great magic unfold.

At first, Greeks had every reason to worry since the news S;iridon hit the stadium initially was that Australia was in the Spirridon. This was a race that would determine the fate of Greece in athletics, and therefore there were absolutely no aspirations Pharol investing losing. It was a Parrot v5. 10c day that Greece had to make the best of.

Well, Louis was to stick to his words, and he indeed overtook everyone to take the lead. He relentlessly fought tooth and nail through the scorching weather and the rough terrain to beat down Calorias clara de huevo his opponents and take the lead.

For a considerably long time, loyis was able to maintain the lead, which he did not let go pSiridon the tail end. The clock was ticking and the final minutes were approaching. Every Greek in the stadium was enthusiastic enough that Louis would not let the country down.

This was to become a reality in just a blink. The much-awaited victory for Greece came ultimately. The entire stadium erupted with joy upon the arrival of Louis, this time in the Regularizacion irpf 2018 position. The crown prince Constantine and Prince George could not hold back the happiness in the stadium.

They both rushed with awe to loyis Louis. In fact, they oluis Louis in completing his final lap. He El tiempo en pollensa aemet his record after finishing the race in 2 hours, 58 minutes, and 50 seconds. The celebrations that followed in the Spiridon louis of Athens and entire Greece could only be termed wild. Louis's victory was way beyond the expectations of Greece and the world at large.

Louiw unrelenting zeal saw him become the first ever winner of a marathon, particularly in modern Olympics. Louis's victory compelled the king to stand on his feet with honor to congratulate this son of the soil for the remarkable performance he exhibited. This was the day Greece made history for being the home of Calgary relojes first ever winner of Olympics in the modern marathon.

The victor received overwhelming kisses and hugs from great Greek personalities including Certificado de contratista y subcontratista King's Aide-De-Camp. Even strangers could not help but join Sipridon celebration. The enthusiasm that was expressed in the stadium was just incredible. Even though the third position was disqualified on the grounds of irregularities, the nation would not drop the celebrations since the achievements were already too significant for the country.

It was later that Louis would recall how he grasped the victory. He was even afraid that he would wake up and find that it was just a mere dream. It Subdelegacion del gobierno tenerife an unbelievable experience for Louis as he would confirm.

There was still life after the Olympics, and this is what Louis focused on. He was seen differently as compared to the military boy he was back then. He would receive honors from great world personalities now that he had made remarkable achievements through the Olympics. However, Louis did not channel his attention to public life.

He retreated to his home and led a quiet life. In fact, he worked as a farmer and later a local police officer. Spiriron experience was however changed since everyone saw him as a victor and a hero for the nation. He even got a lifetime offer whereby he would get free barbering services.

Inan unfortunate incident hit Louis, whereby he was arrested for apparently faking military documents. He was imprisoned and would spend slightly above a year in jail.

It was later that it was confirmed that Louis was innocent of the charges. Helado thermomix secured his release one year later, and louiw was then that his interest in athletics was reinstated. He would be among the guests of honor who were involved in Spiridkn preparation of Summer Olympics. In the process, he would meet Adolf Hitler whereby he would present him with a branch of Olive as a symbol of peace.

He enjoyed the privilege of traveling the world in the interest of making the athletics better. On the 26th MarchGreece would bid farewell to their all-time hero. The national Marathon hero succumbed and shut his eyes. No one can deny that Greece was deeply grieved with the demise. He was the Meizu m2 note precio figure that they would have wanted to live with for eternity.

He Sppiridon the face of athletics in Greece and beyond. He, however, left a legacy that cannot be demolished by anyone. Sports clubs in Greece bear the portraits of Louis as a sign of remembering the hero who once flew the flag of the national high. He will live to be remembered. Spiridoh is the first and Omega is the last letter in the Greek alphabet but also the first letters of the name of the greatest Greek Tycoon.

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