Odysseas Hatzopoulos, Kaktos publisher, dies

Odysseas Hatzopoulos, 73, founder of Kaktos editions, died in an Athens hospital on Friday.

Born in Athens in 1941, Hatzopoulos founded Kaktos in 1975. The publishing house specialized in translations of works by ancient Greek authors.

His funeral will take place at the capital’s Third Cemetery located in Nikaia, southwest of Athens, on Tuesday at 4.30 p.m.