Stavros Niarchos

Greek Businessman
Born Jul 3, 1909
Hometown Athens, Greece
Died Apr 16, 1996
Death Place Zürich, Switzerland
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Nationality Greek
Alma Mater University of Sou...

Stavros Spyros Niarchos was a Greek shipping tycoon and multi-billionaire, sometimes known as "The Golden Greek. " In 1952, Stavros Niarchos built the first supertankers capable of transporting large quantities of oil, and subsequently earned millions of dollars as global demand for his ships increased.… Read More

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1909 Birth Born on July 3, 1909.


1996 87 Years Old Niarchos died in 1996, in Zurich.
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