Helena Vlahos: Bio and Background

Helena Vlahos: Wikipedia, Belly Dance, Age, Ethnicity, Net Worth

Helena Vlahos is a renowned belly dancer, dance instructor, and social media personality. She is famous for her belly dance acts, including her viral nine-quarter belly dance performance from 1979. Since 2011, she has been teaching at Dance Garden LA and Anisa School of Dance.

Full Name: Helena Vlahos
Birth Place: Hydra, Greece
Age: Mid-50s
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Mixed
Religion: Christianity
Profession: Dancer, Dance Instructor
Children: Daphne Vlahos
Mother’s Name: Xanthy Vlahos
Siblings: Maria Vlahos

Helena Vlahos: Early Life and Education

Helena was raised in Hydra, Greece, and moved to the United States at the age of 8. Her mother’s name is Xanthy Vlahos, and she has a sister named Maria Vlahos. She attended the American College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, where she graduated. Helena has always been passionate about dancing and took dance classes from a young age.


  • College: American College of Hotel & Restaurant Management
    Height: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)
    Weight: 76 kg (167 lbs)


Helena Vlahos began her career as a belly dancer shortly after completing her education. She has performed in numerous shows and events and taught belly dancing at various institutions:

  • Bacchanal Greek Restaurant: Dancer (March 2014 – August 2011)
  • Paradise Valley Community College: Belly Dance Instructor (2006 – 2008)
  • Phoenix College: Belly Dance Instructor (2009 – August 2011)
  • Glendale Community College: Belly Dance Instructor (2009 – August 2011)
  • Dance Garden LA: Belly Dance Instructor
  • Anisa School of Dance: Belly Dance Instructor

In addition to her teaching roles, Helena appeared as a belly dancer in the film Crime Killer, directed by George Pan Andreas in 1987.

Personal Life

Helena was previously married to Aleko Papageorgiou, a bartender she met in 1971 at the Bacchanal in Houston, Texas. The couple had a daughter named Daphne, born on August 25, 1974. Helena and Aleko eventually divorced, and she has remained single since. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California, with her family.

Marital Status: Divorced
Ex-Husband: Aleko Papageorgiou

Net Worth

Helena Vlahos has an estimated net worth of around $700,000, earned through her career as a belly dancer and dance instructor. She also generates income from brand endorsements, sponsorships, and television commercials.

Social Media Accounts

Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Religion: Christianity
Ethnicity: Mixed

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