Maria Callas

Maria Callas bio

Birth Name: Maria Anna Sofia Cecilia Kalogeropoulos

Occupation: Opera Singer

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: December 2, 1923

Date Of Death: September 16, 1977

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Greek

Maria Callas was born on the 2nd of December, 1923. She was known for being a Opera Singer. Italian operatic soprano who was posthumously awarded a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007.

Maria Callas was born in New York City. She hated to sing because of her mother’s insistence that she do so. She recorded many operas, including Bellini’s Macbeth.

Maria Callas was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Maria Callas was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Maria Anna Sofia Cecilia Kalogeropoulos is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Maria’s Maria Anna Sofia Cecilia Kalogeropoulos attended National Conservatoire, Teacher: Juilliard School (1971-72).


Maria Callas’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Maria Callas’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Maria Callas kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Maria Callas was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Maria Anna Sofia Cecilia Kalogeropoulos
NICKNAME: Maria Kalogeropoulou, La Divina
RELIGION: Greek Orthodox
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Maria Callas was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Maria Callas was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Maria Callas had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Maria Callas’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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