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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

George Seferis

1900-1971

 
 
George Seferis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 14, 2017
1. George Seferis Marker
Inscription.
Greek Ambassador
Poet and
Nobel Laureate
lived here
1957-1962

 
Erected 2000 by English Heritage.
 
Location. 51° 30.686′ N, 0° 9.254′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Upper Brook Street just east of Park Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 51 Upper Brook Street, City of Westminster, England W1K 2BT, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leo Bonn (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Sir Frederick Handley Page (about 150 meters away); The Audley (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); John Adams (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Constance Spry (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Colen Campbell (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Bee Gees (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Lord Ashfield (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .  Giorgos Seferis (Wikipedia). "Giorgos or George Seferis (Greek: Γιώργος Σεφέρης, pronounced [ˈʝorɣos seˈferis]), the
George Seferis Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 14, 2017
2. George Seferis Marker - Wide View
pen name of Georgios Seferiades (Γεώργιος Σεφεριάδης; March 13 [O.S. February 29] 1900 – September 20, 1971), was a Greek poet-diplomat. He was one of the most important Greek poets of the 20th century, and a Nobel laureate. He was a career diplomat in the Greek Foreign Service, culminating in his appointment as Ambassador to the UK, a post which he held from 1957 to 1962." (Submitted on November 1, 2017.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 1, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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