Germany - 2 euros 2013 (50 Years of Franco-German Friendship (Elysee Treaty))
Eurozone Package - Complete 17-country Set
Greece - 10 lepta 1978 (Charging bull)
Greece - 10 lepta 1976 (Charging bull)
Finland - 2 cents 1999 (The heraldic lion of Finland)
The following 2 euro commemortaive coins were issued in greece since the introduction of the Common
European Currency on January 1, 2002.
On 1 January 2002, euro banknotes and coins were introduced in 12 Member States of the European Union. The introduction of the euro cash was
an unprecedented challenge, but it went smoothly, and billions of banknotes and coins started to circulate in ...
The 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games were held during Summer 2011 in Athens, Greece, from 25 June to 4 July 2011. Special Olympics is a non-profit organization that was officially founded in 1968, giving form to the vision of it's founder, Eunice ...
The Battle of Marathon took place in 490 BC, during the first Persian invasion of Greece. It was fought between the citizens of Athens, aided by Plataea, and a Persian force commanded by Datis and Artaphernes. It was the culmination of the first attempt ...
A first attempt to create an economic and monetary union between the members of the European Communities goes back to an initiative by the European Commission in 1969. However, the introduction of the euro started principally on 31 December 1998, when ...
The Treaty of Rome established the European Economic Community and ultimately led to the introduction of the euro in 1999 and the euro banknotes and coins in 2002. The anniversary was celebrated on 25 March 2007 and the euro area countries have marked ...
The Discobolus of Myron ("discus thrower") is a famous Roman marble copy of a lost Greek bronze original, completed during the zenith of the classical period between 460-450 BC. A discus thrower is depicted about to release his throw. The moment captured ...
Author: Ioannis Androulakis