The Romaniote Jews, also known as Greek Jews, are a distinct Jewish community that has lived in Greece for over 2,000 years. Some of the famous Romaniote Jews include:

  1. Moses ben Maimon (Maimonides) - RAM BAM!!!  Spanish-Jewish philosopher, physician and theologian, widely regarded as one of the greatest minds of the medieval world.

  2. Isaac ben Solomon Luria - 16th-century kabbalist, known as the Ari, and the founder of Lurianic Kabbalah.

  3. Emmanuel Carasso - Greek-Jewish businessman, philanthropist, and the founder of the Carasso dairy company.

  4. Yitzhak Moda'i - Israeli politician, former Prime Minister of Israel and Minister of Finance.

  5. David Levi Moïse - Sephardic-Romaniote-Jewish poet and author, widely regarded as one of the greatest Romaniote poets of the 20th century.

  6. Daniel Boyarin - American-Jewish scholar and author, widely recognized for his work in the fields of Jewish studies and cultural theory.

  7. David Amess - British politician, member of the Conservative Party and former member of the UK Parliament.