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...
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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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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Scarlat Callimachi
Scarlat Callimachi or Calimachi (nicknamed Prinţul Roşu, "the Red Prince"; September 20, 1896–June 2, 1975) was a Romanian journalist, essayist, futurist poet, trade unionist, and communist acti...
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C. A. Rosetti
Constantin Alexandru Rosetti ([konstanˈtin alekˈsandru roˈseti]; 2 June 1816 – 8 April 1885) was a Romanian literary and political leader, born in Bucharest into a Phanariot Greek family of Italian or...
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Iorgu Iordan
Iorgu Iordan ([ˈjorɡu jorˈdan]; also known as Jorgu Jordan or Iorgu Jordan; September 29 [O.S. October 11] 1888–September 20, 1986) was a Romanian linguist, philologist, diplomat, jo...
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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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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Gheorghe Magheru
General Gheorghe Magheru ([ˈɡe̯orɡe maˈɡeru]; 1802, Bârzeiul de Gilort, Gorj County – March 23, 1880) was a Romanian revolutionary and soldier from Wallachia, and political ally of Nicolae Bălce...
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Ienăchiță Văcărescu
Ienăchiţă Văcărescu (1740 – July 11, 1797) was a Wallachian Romanian poet, historian, philologist, and boyar belonging to the Văcărescu family. A polyglot, he was able to speak Ancient and Modern Gree...
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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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Constantin Titel Petrescu
Constantin Titel Petrescu (February 5, 1888 – September 2, 1957) was a Romanian politician and lawyer. He was the leader of the Romanian Social Democratic Party. He was born in Craiova, the son ...
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Grigore Vasiliu Birlic
Grigore Vasiliu Birlic ([ɡriˈɡore vasiˈli.u birˈlik]; January 24, 1905 in Fălticeni – February 14, 1970 in Bucharest) was a Romanian actor who appeared on stage, on television and in films. He w...
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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 ...
Gherman Pântea
Gherman V. Pântea ([ˈɡerman ˈpɨnte̯a]; surname also spelled Pîntea; Russian: Герман Васильевич Пынтя, German Vasilievich Pyntya; Ukrainian: Герман Васильович Пинтя, Herman Vasilyovich Pyntya o...
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Iustin Moisescu
Iustin Moisescu (March 5, 1910 – July 31, 1986) was Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church from 1977 to 1986.
Moisescu was born in Cândești, Argeș County. He studied at the war orphans’ s...
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Mihail Sadoveanu
Mihail Sadoveanu ([mihaˈil sadoˈve̯anu]; occasionally referred to as Mihai Sadoveanu; November 5, 1880 – October 19, 1961) was a Romanian novelist, short story writer, journalist and political fi...
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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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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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