Obituaries

James (Takis) Kaldis

August 20, 1932 - March 3, 2007

Burial Date March 10, 2007

James (Takis) Kaldis

Born on the island of Lesbos on 20 August 1932.

James (Takis) Kaldis migrated to Australia in 1949 and lived in Ipswich before moving to Sydney. Naturalised in 1954, he became a journalist and newspaper editor, was a founding member and licensee of radio station 2EA (later SBS Radio), and directed its Greek programs. He was also a founding member of the Ethnic Communities Council and was involved in various migrant organisations. From 1978 until his retirement in 1999.

Jim Kaldis sadly passed away in Sydney on 3 March 2007.