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Ιωάννης Καποδίστριας, Κυβερνήτης της Ελλάδας
πιστό αντίγραφο έργου συλλογής Ιεράς Μητρόπολης Κέρκυρας, Παξών & Διαποντίων Νήσων
Συλλογή Μουσείου Καποδίστρια

IOANNIS CAPODISTRIAS

A SHORT BIOGRAPHY (1776-1831)

Count Ioannis Capodistrias was the first governor of Greece, minister for foreign affairs of the Russian Empire and one of the most important European statesmen of the early 19th century.

TIMELINE (1776 – 1832)

Explore the most important events in his life…

CAPODISTRIAS IN CORFU

Ioannis Capodistrias spent most of his life in Corfu, from his birth in 1776 until 1808, apart from a three-year absence in Italy for studies (1794-1797). In 1808, when he was 32 years old, he left for Russia to begin his diplomatic career in the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

THE CAPODISTRIAS FAMILY

The Vittori-Capodistrias family is one of the oldest families in Corfu and was part of the city’s Great Council from 1477…