Filippos Dragoumis (1890-1980) was born in Athens (Greece). Son of Stefanos Dragoumis, a politician and prime minister of Greece, he studied Law at the University of Athens and started his career as a diplomat, serving as vice-consul at the Greek Consulate General of Alexandria in 1916. He was later involved in politics, just like his older brother, Ion Dragoumis. He was elected Member of Parliament and was appointed minister on several occasions. He published numerous articles and several other works. He was married to Eleni Valaoriti and had two children. He died in Athens.