BirthdaySeptember 30, 1898
BirthplaceChalkis, Eubea

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Orestis Makris

    Full name: Orestis Makris
    Also known as: Orestis Makris, Makris Orestis, Ορέστης Μακρής
    Professions: Greek actor

  2. Orestis Makris Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 29th of January, 1975 (Age: 76)

  3. Orestis Makris Biography

    Orestis Makris (Greek: ??????? ??????; September 30, 1898 – January 29, 1975) was a Greek actor and tenor.He graduated from the Greek Odeum of Athens and first entered the scene as a tenor in the troupe of Rosalia Nika in 1925. He later joined the Papaioannou troupe, before moving to more comedic roles. Makris excelled in the portrayal of folk characters, especially the stock role of the "drunkard". Makris also participated in about forty movies, mostly as an over-strict father. He is considered one of the most significant modern Greek actors.He was decorated with the Order of the Phoenix. He died on January 29, 1975 in Athens and is buried at the First Cemetery in a family grave.

  4. Orestis Makris Family

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