Sheridan-Kalorama in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
One of the most prominent Greek and European Leaders of the 20th Century.
He marked the modernization of Greece with his political initiatives
Erected 2009 by Hellenic Parliament.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, World I.
Location. 38° 54.72′ N, 77° 2.997′ W. Marker is in Sheridan-Kalorama in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on Massachusetts Avenue Northwest east of Sheridan Circle Northwest, on the right when traveling west. Marker is at the base of the Eleftherios Venizelos statue in front of the Embassy of Greece - on Massachusetts Avenue Northwest between Sheridan Circle & 22nd Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2228 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington DC 20008, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Assassination of Orlando Letelier and Ronni K. Moffitt (within shouting distance of this marker); Philip H. Sheridan (within shouting distance The Gilded Age (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (1881-1938) (about 300 feet away); George Washington (about 300 feet away); Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg (about 300 feet away); Dr. Philip Jaisohn, 1864-1951 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sheridan-Kalorama.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for Eleftherios Venizelos. (Submitted on December 3, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Crete; Balkan Wars; Embassy of Greece; Embassy Row.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,488 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on January 27, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 3, 4. submitted on December 4, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.