Dumitru Stăniloae
Dumitru Stăniloae ([duˈmitru stəniˈlo̯aje]; 29 November [O.S. 16 November] 1903 – 5 October 1993) was a Romanian Orthodox Christian priest, theologian and professor. He worked for ov...
Emil Calmanovici
Emil Calmanovici (March 1896 – March 12, 1956) was a Romanian engineer, businessman, and communist militant. Known for the financial support he gave to the Romanian Communist Party (PCR) during the la...
Radu Lecca
Radu D. Lecca (February 15, 1890–1980) was a Romanian spy, journalist, civil servant and convicted war criminal. A World War I veteran who served a prison term for espionage in France during the...
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Aiud prison
Aiud prison is a prison complex in Aiud, central Transylvania, Romania. It is infamous for its political inmates, especially during World War II during the reign of Romania by Ion Antonescu and later ...
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Istrate Micescu
Istrate Micescu (22 May 1881 – 22 May 1951) was a Romanian lawyer, Law and Political Science professor at the University of Bucharest's Law Department, and politician who served as the Minister of For...
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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Vasile Luca
Vasile Luca (born László Luka; 8 June 1898 – 23 July 1963) was an Austro-Hungarian-born Romanian and Soviet communist politician, a leading member of the Romanian Communist Party (PCR) from 1945...
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George Ivașcu
George Ivașcu (most common rendition of Gheorghe I. Ivașcu; July 22, 1911 – June 21, 1988) was a Romanian journalist, literary critic, and communist militant. From beginnings as a University of ...
Radu Filipescu
Radu Filipescu (born December 26, 1955) is a former Romanian anti-Communist dissident.Radu Filipescu's maternal uncle, Victor Groza, is the brother of Petru Groza, the first Communist Prime Minister o...
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Constant Tonegaru
Constant Tonegaru (common rendition of Constantin Tonegaru; February 26, 1919–February 10, 1952) was a Romanian avant-garde and Decadent poet, who ended his career as a political prisoner and vi...
Sergiu Dan
Sergiu Dan ([ˈserd͡ʒju dan]; born Isidor Rotman or Rottman; December 29, 1903 – March 13, 1976) was a Romanian novelist, journalist, Holocaust survivor and political prisoner of the communist regime. ...
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Aurel Aldea
Aurel Aldea (18 March 1887 – 17 October 1949) was a Romanian general and anti-communist resistance leader.
Born in Slatina in 1887, he served briefly as Minister of the Interior in the Constantin ...
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Nicolae Steinhardt
Nicolae Steinhardt (born Nicu-Aurelian Steinhardt; July 12, 1912 - March 29, 1989) was a Romanian writer, Orthodox hermit and father confessor.
He was born in Pantelimon commune, near Bucharest, f...
Bartolomeu Anania
Bartolomeu Anania (March 18, 1921 – January 31, 2011), born Valeriu Anania, was a Romanian Orthodox bishop, translator, writer and poet; he was the Metropolitan of Cluj, Alba, Crişana and Maramureş.
Sandu Tudor
Sandu Tudor (born Alexandru Al. Teodorescu, known in church records as Brother Agathon, later Daniil Teodorescu, Daniil Sandu Tudor, Daniil de la Rarău; December 22 or December 24, 1896 – November 17,...
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Pan Halippa
Pantelimon "Pan" Halippa (1 August 1883 – 30 April 1979) was a Bessarabian and later Romanian journalist and politician. One of the most important promoters of Romanian nationalism in Bessarabia...
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Constantin Petrovicescu
Constantin Petrovicescu ([konstanˈtin petroviˈt͡ʃesku]; October 22, 1883 – September 8, 1949) was a Romanian soldier and politician, who served as Interior Minister from September 14, 1940 to Ja...
Ion Diaconescu
Ion Diaconescu ([iˈon di.akoˈnesku]; 25 August 1917 – 11 October 2011) was a Romanian anti-Communist activist and politician. He was imprisoned as a political prisoner for seventeen years from 1947 to...
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Ion Cârja
Ion Cârja (sometimes spelled Cârjă ) (March 25, 1922 – May 8, 1977) was a Romanian and American writer and anti-communist activist, who was a political prisoner in Communist Romania.
Cârja w...
Nichifor Crainic
Nichifor Crainic (pseudonym of Ion Dobre; December 22, 1889, Bulbucata, Giurgiu County – August 20, 1972, Mogoșoaia) was a Romanian writer, editor, philosopher, poet and theologian famed for his...
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Petre Ţuţea
Petre Țuțea ([ˈpetre ˈt͡sut͡se̯a]; 6 October 1902 – 3 December 1991) was a Romanian philosopher, journalist and economist.
Petre Țuțea was born in the village of Boteni, Muscel region (now in Arge...
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Mircea Vulcănescu
Mircea Aurel Vulcănescu (3 March 1904, Bucharest – 28 October 1952, Aiud) was a Romanian philosopher, economist, ethics teacher, sociologist and convicted war criminal.
He studied philosophy...
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