Panagiotis Poulitsas

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Panagiotis Poulitsas

Panagiotis Poulitsas was a Greek judge, archaeologist, President of the Conseil d' etat and caretaker Prime Minister.

He was born in Geraki, Laconia prefecture in 1881. He studied law and became of judge in the Court of First Instance, then an Appelate Court judge.

In 1946, after the controversial elections of March 31, he headed a compromise caretaker government. He resigned 14 days later.

In 1947 he became a member of the Academy of Athens. That same year, he became a member of the Athens Archaeological Company and, in 1954, its president.

He died on January 16, 1968.

Preceded by:
Themistoklis Sofoulis
Prime Minister of Greece
April 4, 1946 - April 18, 1946
Succeeded by:
Konstantinos Tsaldaris