Adamantios Androutsopoulos

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Adamantios Androutsopoulos
Prime Minister of Greece
In office
25 November 1973 23 July 1974
Preceded by Spyros Markezinis
Succeeded by Konstantinos Karamanlis
Minister of Interior
In office
26 August 1971 10 May 1973
Preceded by Stylianos Pattakos
Succeeded by Stylianos Pattakos
Finance Minister
In office
21 April 1967 26 August 1971
Preceded by Konstantinos Papakonstantinou
Succeeded by Ioannis Koulis
Finance Minister
In office
25 November 1973 26 July 1974
Preceded by Ioannis Koulis
Succeeded by Ioannis Pesmazoglou
Personal details
Born20 August 1919
Psari, Messenia, Greece
Died10 November 2000(2000-11-10) (aged 81)

Adamantios Androutsopoulos (Greek : Αδαμάντιος Ανδρουτσόπουλος; 20 August 1919 – 10 November 2000) was a lawyer and professor. He held various ministerial posts under the Greek military junta of 1967–1974 and was finally appointed 168th Prime Minister of Greece from 1973 to 1974 by junta strongman Dimitrios Ioannides.

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  2. Το αποκαλυπτικόν δημοσίευμα δια τον κ. Ανδρουτσόπουλον, Μακεδονία 1/8/1974.
  3. 1 2 "Greek ministries, etc". Archived from the original on 17 October 2007. Retrieved 15 September 2007.
  4. "Political Leaders: Greece". Archived from the original on 24 December 2007. Retrieved 15 September 2007.
Political offices
Preceded by
Spyros Markezinis
Prime Minister of Greece
25 November 1973 – 23 July 1974
Succeeded by
Constantine Karamanlis