Konstantinos Kallias

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Not to be confused with Konstantinos Kollias.

Konstantinos Kallias (July 9, 1901 – April 7, 2004) was a Greek politician.

He was born in Chalkis. He co-founded with Panagiotis Kanellopoulos the National Unionist Party (el). He served in many ministerial positions, including Minister for Justice (1958) and vice-president of New Democracy under Konstantinos Karamanlis (1975–1976). He was elected to the European Parliament in 1981. In 2003 he entered the Guinness Book of Records as the oldest active writer of an autobiography, at the age of 102. He died, aged 102, on April 7, 2004.