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Ioannis Kolokotronis (Greek: Ιωάνης Κολοκοτρώνης; 1805–1868[1]), or Gennaios Kolokotronis
Gennaios Kolokotronis
(Greek: Γενναίος Κολοκοτρώνης) as the other were calling him was a Greek warrior of the Greek War of Independence, general and the 14th Prime Minister of Greece. He was born at Stemnitsa, Arcadia, but he grew up at Zakynthos. He was a son of Theodoros Kolokotronis
Theodoros Kolokotronis
and his mother was Aikaterini Karousou (Greek: Αικατερίνη Καρούσου). He acquired the nickname "Gennaios" (meaning "brave") during the Greek War of Independence
Greek War of Independence
in which he fought valiantly despite his youth. He took part at the Siege of Tripolitsa, together with his father. During the civil wars he sided with his father. Kolokotronis served as the aide de camp of King Otto with the rank of Major General, and was appointed by Otto as his last Prime Minister at 1862. He died on May 23, 1868. He married the sister of Kitsos Tzavelas, Photini Tzavela
Photini Tzavela
and together they had 2 sons and 5 daughters. See also[edit]

Theodoros Kolokotronis Panos Kolokotronis

Political offices

Preceded by Athanasios Miaoulis Prime Minister of Greece 7 June – 23 October 1862 Succeeded by Dimitrios Voulgaris

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Heads of government of Greece

First Hellenic Republic (1822–1832)

Mavrokordatos P. Mavromichalis Kountouriotis And. Zaimis I. Kapodistrias A. Kapodistrias

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Wittelsbach) (1833–1862)

Sp. Trikoupis Mavrokordatos Kolettis von Armansperg von Rudhart King Otto Mavrokordatos King Otto A. Metaxas Kanaris Mavrokordatos Kolettis Tzavelas Kountouriotis Kanaris Kriezis Mavrokordatos D. Voulgaris Miaoulis Kolokotronis

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Glücksburg) (1863–1924)

D. Voulgaris Moraitinis Z. Valvis Kyriakos Roufos D. Voulgaris Kanaris Z. Valvis Kanaris Koumoundouros Deligeorgis Roufos D. Voulgaris Koumoundouros Deligeorgis Roufos D. Voulgaris Koumoundouros Moraitinis D. Voulgaris Thr. Zaimis Deligeorgis Koumoundouros Thr. Zaimis D. Voulgaris Deligeorgis D. Voulgaris Ch. Trikoupis Koumoundouros Deligeorgis Koumoundouros Deligeorgis Koumoundouros Kanaris Koumoundouros Ch. Trikoupis Koumoundouros Ch. Trikoupis Koumoundouros Ch. Trikoupis Diligiannis D. Valvis Ch. Trikoupis Diligiannis Konstantopoulos Ch. Trikoupis Sotiropoulos Ch. Trikoupis Deligiannis Diligiannis D. Rallis Al. Zaimis G. Theotokis Al. Zaimis Diligiannis G. Theotokis D. Rallis G. Theotokis Diligiannis D. Rallis G. Theotokis D. Rallis K. Mavromichalis Dragoumis El. Venizelos Gounaris El. Venizelos Al. Zaimis Skouloudis Al. Zaimis Kalogeropoulos El. Venizelos2 Lambros Al. Zaimis El. Venizelos D. Rallis Kalogeropoulos Gounaris Stratos Protopapadakis Triantafyllakos Charalambis Krokidas Gonatas El. Venizelos Kafantaris

Second Hellenic Republic (1924–1935)

Papanastasiou Sofoulis Michalakopoulos Pangalos1 Eftaxias1 Kondylis3 Al. Zaimis El. Venizelos Papanastasiou El. Venizelos P. Tsaldaris El. Venizelos Othonaios3 P. Tsaldaris

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Glücksburg) (1935–1973)

Kondylis1 Demertzis I. Metaxas1 Koryzis Tsouderos2 Tsolakoglou4 Logothetopoulos4 I. Rallis4 Bakirtzis2 S. Venizelos2 Svolos2 G. Papandreou (Sr.) Plastiras P. Voulgaris Archbishop Damaskinos Kanellopoulos Sofoulis Poulitsas3 K. Tsaldaris Maximos K. Tsaldaris Sofoulis Vafeiadis2 Zachariadis2 Partsalidis2 Diomidis I. Theotokis3 S. Venizelos Plastiras S. Venizelos Plastiras Kiousopoulos3 Papagos K. Karamanlis (Sr.) Georgakopoulos3 K. Karamanlis (Sr.) Dovas3 K. Karamanlis (Sr.) Pipinelis Sty. Mavromichalis3 G. Papandreou (Sr.) Paraskevopoulos3 G. Papandreou (Sr.) Novas Tsirimokos Stefanopoulos Paraskevopoulos3 Kanellopoulos3

Military Junta (1967–1974)

Kollias1 Papadopoulos1 Markezinis1 Androutsopoulos1

Third Hellenic Republic (since 1974)

K. Karamanlis (Sr.) G. Rallis A. Papandreou Tzannetakis Grivas3 Zolotas Mitsotakis A. Papandreou Simitis K. Karamanlis (Jr.) G. Papandreou (Jr.) Papademos3 Pikrammenos3 Samaras Tsipras Thanou3 Tsipras

1Head of military/dictatorial government. 2Head of rival government not controlling Athens. 3Head of emergency or caretaker government. 4Head of collaborationist government during the Axis occupation (1941–44).

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Interior Ministers of Greece

First Hellenic Republic (1822–1832)

Kolettis Papaflessas Anast. Londos Collective committees (1827–32) Christidis

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Wittelsbach) (1833–1862)

Rizos–Neroulos Psyllas Kolettis Praidis Mansolas Polyzoidis Glarakis Theocharis Mavrokordatos Christidis Palamidis And. S. Londos Kolettis Palamidis Krestenitis Roufos Anast. Londos Glarakis Christidis Krestenitis Notaras Meletopoulos Danopoulos Palamidis Amvrosiadis Palamidis Mavrokordatos D. Voulgaris Provelengios Palamidis Kountouriotis Krestenitis Papalexopoulos Christopoulos Kolokotronis

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Glücksburg) (1863–1924)

Thr. Zaimis And. Ch. Londos Avgerinos Petimezas And. Ch. Londos Petimezas D. Voulgaris Thr. Zaimis Avgerinos Koumoundouros Hatzianargyrou Koumoundouros Lomvardos Thr. Zaimis D. Voulgaris Koumoundouros Thr. Zaimis Deligeorgis Nikolopoulos Provelengios Roufos D. Voulgaris Koumoundouros Messinezis D. Voulgaris Thr. Zaimis Deligeorgis Koumoundouros Thr. Zaimis Nikolopoulos Deligeorgis Drosos Deligeorgis Drosos D. Voulgaris Trikoupis Koumoundouros I. Deligiannis Koumoundouros Deligeorgis Antonopoulos Papamichalopoulos Koumoundouros Thr. Zaimis Koumoundouros Lomvardos Papamichalopoulos Trikoupis Lomvardos Papamichalopoulos Papailiopoulos Lomvardos Trikoupis Dragoumis G. Theotokis Diligiannis Konstantopoulos G. Theotokis D. Rallis Boufidis N. Deligiannis N. Metaxas Kyr. Mavromichalis G. Theotokis Korpas Triantafyllakos G. Theotokis Triantafyllakos Kyr. Mavromichalis Levidis Kyr. Mavromichalis G. Theotokis Diligiannis D. Rallis Kyr. Mavromichalis Kalogeropoulos Levidis N. Stratos Triantafyllakos Dragoumis Petmezas Mavrommatis Repoulis Triantafyllakos Kafantaris Gounaris Roufos National Defence Government

Sofoulis

Tsellos Negris Repoulis Raktivan Tsaldaris Stais Goudas Karpetopoulos N. Stratos Bousios Charalambis Krokidas Pierrakos-Mavromichalis G. Papandreou Sakellaropoulos Sofoulis

Second Hellenic Republic (1924–1935)

Aravantinos Pierrakos-Mavromichalis Kondylis Maris Panagiotopoulos Pangalos Spyridonos Aravantinos Petimezas Tsaldaris Al. Zaimis Maris Gotsis Zavitsianos Argyropoulos Sideris Karapanagiotis Lidorikis Bakopoulos Tsirimokos I. Metaxas Maris Tsimikalis I. Rallis Moutzouridis Giannopoulos Chloros P. Rallis Tsaldaris P. Rallis

Kingdom of Greece
Greece
(Glücksburg) (1935–1973/4)

Schinas Triantafyllakos Logothetis Skylakakis Dourentis Maniadakis Collaborationist government

Demestichas I. Papadopoulos Tsolakoglou Tsirigotis Tavoularis

PEEA

Siantos

Manouilidis P. Rallis Athanasiadis-Novas Tsatsos P. Voulgaris Gounarakis Psarras Rentis Havinis I. Theotokis Kalkanis Kyrozis Alexandris G. Papandreou P. Mavromichalis Hatzipanos F. Zaimis Lianopoulos Katsotas G. Papandreou Garoufalias Venizelos Modis Giannopoulos Bakopoulos Kiousopoulos Rentis Kiousopoulos Lykourezos Nikolitsas Triantafyllis Lianopoulos Makris Georgakopoulos Makris Lianopoulos G. Rallis Panagiotopoulos St. Mavromichalis Kostopoulos Paraskevopoulos Toumbas Tsirimokos Toumbas F. Zaimis Chr. Stratos Theotokis

Military Junta (1967–1974)

Pattakos Adroutsopoulos Pattakos Agathangelou Tsoumbas

Third Hellenic Republic (since 1974)

G. Rallis Stratos (el) Zepos Stephanopoulos Iordanoglou (el) Mitsopoulos (el) Stratos (el) Daskalakis (el) Gennimatas Koutsogiorgas Markopoulos (el) Koutsogiorgas Markopoulos (el) Koutsogiorgas Papastefanakis (el) Tsochatzopoulos Markopoulos (el) Konstantopoulos Skouris Katrivanos Kouvelas Kleitos Kefalogiannis Georgakis (el) Tsochatzopoulos Skandalidis Tsochatzopoulos Skouris A. Papadopoulos (el) V. Papandreou (el) Koumandos (el) V. Papandreou (el) Skandalidis Alivizatos Pavlopoulos Flogaitis Pavlopoulos Flogaitis Ragousis Kastanidis Giannitsis (el) Manitakis Stylianidis Michelakis (el) Dinopoulos (el) Voutsis Manitakis Kouroumblis

In italics are denoted the Interior Ministers of parallel or non-recognized governments

Authority control

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