Melina Mercouri  Greek Actress

Current Status

Melina Mercouri passed away on 6th Mar 1994 aged 73.


Melina Mercouri was previously married to Jules Dassin (1965 - 1994) and Panos Harokopos (1940 - 1962).

She was also in relationships with Andrei Avramov.

Melina Mercouri had a child named Nevena Beleva.


Melina Mercouri is a 73 year old Greek Actress. Born Maria Amalia Mercouris on 18th October, 1920 in Athens, Greece, she is famous for Topkapi. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Melina Mercouri was in an on-screen matchup with Maximilian Schell in Topkapi (1964).

Melina Mercouri is a member of the following lists: Greek actor-politicians, Women government ministers of Greece and Greek MPs 1993–96.


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Dating History

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Melina Mercouri73 LibraActress
Jules Dassin96 SagittariusFilm Director
Panos Harokopos-
Andrei Avramov-


Nevena  Beleva
Nevena Beleva


Gynaikes stin exoria1981Narrator (voice)Short Film
A Dream of Passion1978MedeaMovie
Nasty Habits1977Sister GertrudeMovie
Once Is Not Enough1975KarlaMovie
The Rehearsal1974Movie
Promise at Dawn1970Nina KacewaMovie
Gaily, Gaily1969LilMovie
10:30 P.M. Summer1966MariaMovie
A Man Could Get Killed1966Aurora, Celeste da CostaMovie
The Uninhibited1965JennyMovie
Topkapi1964Elizabeth LippMovie
The Victors1963MagdaMovie
The Last Judgment1961Foreign ladyMovie
Vive Henri IV... vive l'amour!1961Marie de MédicisMovie
Never on Sunday1960IlyaMovie
The Law1959Donna LucreziaMovie
The Gypsy and the Gentleman1958BelleMovie
He Who Must Die1957Katerina, Mary MagdaleneMovie
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    Melina Mercouri (Greek: Μελίνα Μερκούρη, born as Maria Amalia Mercouri, Μαρία Αμαλία Μερκούρη; 18 October 1920 – 6 March 1994), was a Greek actress, singer and politician....

    Confirmed Relationships3
    Longest Relationship29 yrs, 2 mths
    Shortest Relationship22 yrs
    Average Relationship Length17 yrs
    First Name Maria (Melina)
    Middle Name Amalia
    Last Name Mercouri
    Maiden Name Mercouris
    Full Name at Birth Maria Amalia Mercouris
    Alternative Name Maria Amalia Mercouris, Melina Mercouri
    Age 73 (age at death) years
    Birthday 18th October, 1920
    Birthplace Athens, Greece
    Died 6th March, 1994
    Place of Death New York City, New York, USA
    Cause of Death Cancer - Lung
    Height 5' 6½" (169 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Brown - Light
    Hair Color Blonde
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Greek Orthodox
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Greek
    University The National Academy of Theatre
    Occupation Text Actress, Politician, Singer
    Occupation Actress
    Claim to Fame Topkapi
    Father Stamatis Mercouris
    Mother Irene Lappa
    Family Member Andrei Avramov, Nevena Beleva
    Favorite Places New York
    Favorite Foods Fish
    Favorite Colors Pink, Green, Black, White
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