Nitsa Tsaganea

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Nitsa Tsaganea
Νίτσα Τσαγανέα
Born 1902
Athens, Greece
Died April 30, 2002 (aged 100)
Athens, Greece
Occupation actress
Spouse(s) Christos Tsaganeas

Eleni (Nitsa) Tsaganea (Greek: Νίτσα Τσαγανέα; 1902 – April 30, 2002) was a Greek actress of theatre and film.


Tsaganea was born in 1902. She was the second wife of actor Hristos Tsaganeas. In her famous movies were Enas iroas me pantoufles and Oi Germanoi xanarhonte. She was raised poor and her accommodation rent was paid by Dimitris Horn. She died on April 30, 2002 at the age of 100 and she is buried at the Athens First Cemetery, next to her favorite girl, the actress Liana Vitsori.[1]


Year Film Transliteration and translation
1957 The Germans Are Coming Οι Γερμανοί ξανάρχονται (Oi Germanoi xanarhonte)
1950s One Lantern, One Life Μια λατέρνα, μια ζωή (Mia laterna, mia zoi)
1958 Enas iroas me pantoufles Ένας ήρωας με παντούφλες
1959 Pos pernoun oi pantremenoi Πώς περνούν οι παντρεμένοι
1962 O Thodoros kai to dikanno Ο Θόδωρος και το δίκαννο
1963 Osa kryvei i nychta Όσα κρύβει η νύχτα (As Long As the Night is Hidden)
1967 To pio lambro asteri Το πιο λαμπρό αστέρι (The Most Shining Star)
1971 I krevatomourmoura Η κρεβατομουρμούρα
1982 Alaloum Αλαλούμ


  1. ^ "«Εφυγε» η Νίτσα Τσαγανέα" (in Greek). 2002-05-02. Retrieved 2016-11-14. 

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