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Prodromos Bodosakis | Greek Benefactor

Updated: Mar 31

Prodromos Bodosakis [born in Athens, 1890] was a very important person of the Greek industrial history of the 20th century.

Photo title: Prodromos Bodosakis-Athanasiadis (1890-1979)  |  Photo by: in the public domain (according to Wikimedia Commons)

In the 1930, he already owned weapon factories, mines and other industrial enterprises. In 1934 he took over the control of Pyrkal, one of the oldest Greek defence industries that played a very important role in the Greek - Italian War. His foundation named "Bodosakis Foundation" is still one of the most prestigious foundations in Greece today.


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