Alexandros Diomedes (Greek - Αλέξανδρος Διομήδης) was a former governor of the Central Bank of Greece who became Prime Minister upon the death of Themistoklis Sofoulis.
Diomedes was born in Athens on January 3, 1875 (December 22, 1874 OS), the grandson of former Prime Minister Diomidis Kiriakos. He studied law and economics in Weimar and Paris and taught at the University of Berlin. In 1905, he became a professor at the University of Athens.
Diomedes was appointed prefect ("nomarch") of Attica-Boeotia in 1909. In 1910, he was elected to Parliament under the banner of the Liberal Party. In 1912-1915 and again in 1922 he served as Minister of Finance.
|Prime Minister of Greece
Jun. 28, 1949 - Jan. 6, 1950