Toma Caragiu
Toma Caragiu ([ˈtoma karaˈd͡ʒi.u]; 21 August 1925 – 4 March 1977) was a prolific Romanian theatre, television and film actor.He was born in Ploiesti, Romania in an Aromanian family, from the Greek vil...
Hortensia Papadat-Bengescu
Hortensia Papadat-Bengescu ([horˈtensi.a papaˈdat benˈd͡ʒesku]; 8 December 1876 – 5 March 1955 in Bucharest) was a novelist of the Romanian interwar period.
She was born in Ivești, Galați County, ...
Camil Petrescu
Camil Petrescu ([kaˈmil peˈtresku]; April 22, 1894 – May 14, 1957; born and died in Bucharest) was a Romanian playwright, novelist, philosopher and poet. He marked the end of the traditional novel era...
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Maria Tănase
Maria Tănase ([maˈri.a təˈnase]; 25 September 1913 – 22 June 1963) was a celebrated Romanian singer and actress. Her music ranged from traditional Romanian music to romance, tango, chanson and operet...
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Nicolae Rădescu
Nicolae Rădescu ([nikoˈla.e rəˈdesku]; 30 March 1874, Călimănești – 16 May 1953, New York City) was a Romanian army officer and political figure. He was the last pre-communist rule Prime Minister of R...
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Hariclea Darclée
Hariclea Darclée (born 10 June 1860 - 12 January 1939) was a celebrated Romanian operatic soprano, regarded as one of the world's most famous opera singers during her three-decade-long career.She poss...
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Ștefan Luchian
Ștefan Luchian ([ʃteˈfan lukiˈan], last name also spelled Lukian; 1 February 1868 – 28 June 1916) was a Romanian painter, famous for his landscapes and still life works.
He was born in Ștefănești,...
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Octavian Codru Tăslăuanu
Octavian Codru Tăslăuanu (February 1, 1876 – October 22, 1942) was an Austro-Hungarian-born Romanian magazine publisher, non-fiction writer and politician.
Born in Bélbor, Maros-Torda County...
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Perpessicius
Perpessicius ([perpeˈsit͡ʃjus]; pen name of Dumitru S. Panaitescu, also known as Panait Şt. Dumitru, D. P. Perpessicius and Panaitescu-Perpessicius; October 22, 1891 – March 29, 1971) was a Romanian l...
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Spiru Haret
Spiru C. Haret ([ˈspiru haˈret]; 15 February 1851 – 17 December 1912) was a Romanian-Armenian mathematician, astronomer and politician. He made a fundamental contribution to the n-body problem i...
Carol Benesch
Carol Benesch (January 9, 1822, Jägerndorf, Austro-Hungarian Empire, today Krnov, Czech Republic - October 30, 1896, Bucharest) was a Silesian architect of Historicism and Eclecticism orientation est...
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Cezar Petrescu
Cezar Petrescu ([ˈt͡ʃezar peˈtresku]; December 1, 1892, Cotnari, Iaşi County–March 9, 1961) was a Romanian journalist, novelist and children's writer.He was inspired by the works of Honoré de Ba...
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Ion Barbu
Dan Barbilian ([iˈon ˈbarbu]; pen name of Ion Barbu; 18 March 1895 –11 August 1961) was a Romanian mathematician and poet.
Born in Câmpulung-Muscel, Argeş County, he was the son of Constanti...
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Constantin Mille
Constantin Mille (December 21, 1861 – February 20, 1927) was a Romanian journalist, novelist, poet, lawyer, and socialist militant, as well as a prominent human rights activist. A Marxist for much of ...
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Titu Maiorescu
Titu Liviu Maiorescu ([ˈtitu majoˈresku]; 15 February 1840 – 18 June 1917) was a Romanian literary critic and politician, founder of the Junimea Society. As a literary critic, he was instrumental in t...
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Amza Pellea
Amza Pellea ([ˈamza ˈpele̯a]; 7 April 1931 – 12 December 1983) was a Romanian actor noted for playing Romanian national heroes on film.He was born in Băilești, Oltenia, and attended the Carol I ...
Elena Bacaloglu
Elena A. Bacaloglu, also known as Bacaloglu-Densusianu, Bacaloglu-Densușeanu etc. (Francized Hélène Bacaloglu; 1878–1947), was a Romanian journalist, literary critic, novelist and fascist militant. He...
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Marius Bunescu
Marius Bunescu (14 May 1881 – 31 March 1971) was a Romanian painter, organizer of the National Museum of Art, and director of the Anastase Simu Museum.Bunescu was born at Caracal. He died in Bu...
Emil Hossu
Emil Hossu (24 November 1941 – 25 January 2012) was a Romanian actor.Hossu was born into a Greek-Catholic family in Ocna Sibiului, Sibiu County. He was a well-known actor of stage and screen in...
Maria Antonescu
Maria Antonescu (born Maria Niculescu, also known as Maria General Antonescu, later Maria Mareșal Antonescu, or Rica Antonescu; November 3, 1892 – October 18, 1964) was a Romanian socialite and philan...
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Urmuz
Urmuz ([urˈmuz], pen name of Demetru Dem. Demetrescu-Buzău, also known as Hurmuz or Ciriviș, born Dimitrie Dim. Ionescu-Buzeu; March 17, 1883 – November 23, 1923) was a Romanian writer, lawyer and civ...
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Theodor Aman
Theodor Aman (1831-1891) was a Romanian painter, engraver and art professor of Armenian ancestry. He mostly produced genre and history scenes.
His father was a cavalry commander from Craiova but h...
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Corneliu Coposu
Corneliu (Cornel) Coposu ([korˈnelju koˈposu]; 1914–1995) was a conservative Romanian politician.
Cornel Coposu was born in Bobota, Sălaj County (in Transylvania, part of Austria-Hungary at the ti...
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Gheorghe Tattarescu
Gheorghe Tattarescu ([ˈɡe̯orɡe tataˈresku]; October 1818 – October 24, 1894) was a Moldavian-born Romanian painter and a pioneer of neoclassicism in his country's modern painting.
Tattarescu...
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Ion Luca Caragiale
Ion Luca Caragiale ([iˈon ˈluka karaˈd͡ʒjale]; commonly referred to as I. L. Caragiale; February 13 [O.S. February 1] 1852 – June 9, 1912) was a Romanian playwright, short stor...
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Panait Istrati
Panait Istrati ([panaˈit isˈtrati]; sometimes rendered as Panaït Istrati; August 10, 1884 – April 16, 1935) was a Romanian writer of French and Romanian expression, nicknamed The Maxim Gorky of ...
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August Treboniu Laurian
August Treboniu Laurian ([ˈawɡust treˈbonju la.uriˈan]; 17 July 1810 – 25 February 1881) was a Transylvanian Romanian politician, historian and linguist. He was born in the village of Fofeldea in Nocr...
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