Sep 13, 2021 · Greece's population census of 1961 found that 10.9% of the total population was above the age of 65, while the percentage of this group age increased to 19.0% in 2011. In contrast, the percentage of the population of the ages 0–14 had a total decrease of 10.2% between 1961 and 2011.
- 7.9 births/1,000 population (2020 est.)
- -1.01 people/1,000 population (2010 est.)
- 12.3 deaths/1,000 population (July 2020 est.)
5 days ago · The Battle of Greece (also known as Operation Marita, German: Unternehmen Marita) is the common name for the invasion of Allied Greece by Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany during World War II. The Italian invasion in October 1940, which is usually known as the Greco-Italian War, was followed by the German invasion in April 1941.
Sep 17, 2021 · The Greek Civil War (Greek: ο Eμφύλιος [Πόλεμος], o Emfýlios [Pólemos], "the Civil War") was fought between the Greek government army (supported by the United Kingdom and the United States) and the Democratic Army of Greece (DSE) – the military branch of the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) (supported by Bulgaria, Albania, Yugoslavia, and covertly by the Soviet Union via ...
- First phase:, 1943–1944, (1 year), Second Phase:, 3 December 1944 – 11 January 1945, (1 month, 1 week and 1 day), Third Phase:, 30 March 1946 – 16 October 1949, (3 years, 6 months, 2 weeks and 2 days)
- First phase, Lebanon Conference, Caserta Agreement, Second Phase, Kingdom of Greece victory, Treaty of Varkiza, Third phase, Kingdom of Greece victory
Sep 17, 2021 · The triumph of Greece at Euro 2004 is the biggest sporting achievement in the country's history for a team sport, along with the successes of the Greece national basketball team in the European Championships of 1987, 2005 and 2006 FIBA World Championship and the World Championship title of Greece women's national water polo team in 2011.
6 days ago · John XXIII College (Perth) in Western Australia is a Catholic school named after John XXIII, Pope John Senior High School and Junior Seminary in Koforidua, Ghana and the Catholic Learning Community of John XXIII, a primary school in Sydney. Roncalli College is located in Timaru, New Zealand.
5 days ago · Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark; 10 June 1921 – 9 April 2021), was a member of the British royal family as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. He was the consort of the British monarch from Elizabeth's accession in 1952 until his death, making him the longest-serving royal consort in history.
6 days ago · The United States is a federal republic of fifty states, a federal district, and several territories. The land area of the contiguous United States is 2,959,064 square miles (7,663,941 km 2 ). Alaska, separated from the contiguous United States by Canada, is the largest state at 663,268 square miles (1,717,856 km 2 ).