Porfyrios Dikaios, O.B.E.

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Porfyrios Dikaios, O.B.E.

Birthplace: Nicosia, Cyprus
Death: Died in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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Son of George Dikaios and Panayiota DIKAIOS
Husband of Marcelle DIKAIOS
Father of <private> DIKAIOS
Brother of Charilaos Dikaios; <private> Dikaios and Yiangos Dikaios
Half brother of <private> SYRIMIS (DIKAIOS); Nicos Dikaios and Petros Dikaios

Occupation: Archeologist
Managed by: Nicholas A Nicolaides
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About Porfyrios Dikaios, O.B.E.

Brother of Charilaos Dikiaos. Born in Nicosia. Graduated from Athens University and British School of Archeology in Athens (1924-1925) and in Liverpool (1925-1926). Continued his studies in France (1926-1928). Returned to Cyprus to work at the Museum of Archeology (1929-1960), becoming Head of Antiquities (1960-1963). Studied in Princeton (1960-1963) and taught in the US at Brandeis (1965-1966). Taught in Heidelburg University until his death. Visiting professor at Mawr College (1964) and Uppsala (1967). He was involved in several excavations in Cyprus including Khirokitia, Sotira, Enkomi.

Biographical Lexicon of Cypriots 1800-1920

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Nicosia, Cyprus
Age 67
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany