Ioannis Polemis

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Ioannis Polemis

Ioannis Polemis (Greek: Ιωάννης Πολέμης; 1862 – 28 May 1924[1]) was a Greek poet.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Athens, Polemis came from a historical Byzantine family. When he was in his twenties, some works of his were published in a Greek magazine.[2] Soon, his poems and articles were published in Greek newspapers and magazines. It is believed that he was influenced by Kostis Palamas, a famous Greek poet.[3] In 1918, Polemis took a reward for the contributions of his work. He died in 1924 in Athens due to pneumonia.[4]


  1. ^ Skrip newspaper. 29-5-1924, p. 4
  2. ^ "Ιωάννης Πολέμης". Retrieved 2014-02-09. 
  3. ^ "Ιωάννης Πολέμης - Ποιήματα". Retrieved 2014-02-09. 
  4. ^ "BiblioNet: Πολέμης, Ιωάννης, 1860-1938 [sic]". Retrieved 2014-02-09. 

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