Theodoros Kolokotronis a Greek Legend

Anastasia Gianniotis By Anastasia Gianniotis, 23rd Jul 2013 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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Kolokotroni was born on April 3 1770 in Moria Peloponnese. He was very famous for taking place in the 1821 war as a military leader. He lead the Greek army to successfully defeating the Turks and bringing piece back to Greece.

Theodoros Kolokotronis

Kolokotroni is a well known Greek military leader during the 1821 war between Greece and Turkey. He was the one that made the big move to free all of Greece from poverty and war Kolokotroni just like any other greek military leader accomplished many things and was very sharp how to get the turks on the mountains. His military and commanding skills were amazing for a man that grew up in poverty, kolokotroni also had three sons Gennaios kolokotronis, Panos kolokotronis, and Konstantino kolokotroni, they also participated in the 1821 war as well next to their father. Today Kolokotroni is well known not for just leading Greece out of war, but for changing independence around for the Greek culture. When he was alive and till his death at February 4th in Athens.

Theodoros Kolokotronis ''Today''

Today Kolokotronis weapons are in the museum in Athens Greece ready for tourists to see and take many pictures. The weapons were found outside of Athens near a village that was used for weapons in 1821. The weapons tell a great story of how Kolokotroni used to live and lead all of Greece into independence from the Turks. Every sword every gun tells a magnificent story and shows people of how they used to live back then, it is a great way to learn history and today the museum holds many 1821 weapons and traditional costumes of the soldiers many tourists from around the world come and visit to take a lot of pictures and to hear about the history of the war, and it's still growing year after year.


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