Bessarabian Jews
The history of the Jews in Bessarabia.
Jews are mentioned from very early in the Principality of Moldavia, but they did not represent a significant number. Their main activity in Moldavia was comm...
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Leonid Dimov
Leonid Dimov (born January 11, 1926, in Izmail, Bassarabia, which was part of Romania at the time; d. December 5, 1987, in Bucharest) was a Romanian postmodernist poet and translator.The son of Nadejd...
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Kogălniceanu family
The Kogălniceanu, Kogălniceanul or Cogâlniceanu family ([koɡəlniˈt͡ʃe̯anu]; Romanian: Familia Kogălniceanu, Kogălniceni or Kogălnicenii; Francized de Kogalnitchan) was one of the major political, ...
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Union of Bulgarians in Pridnestrovie
The Union of Bulgarians in Pridnestrovie, also calling itself the Historical and Human Rights Center of Bulgaria, is a non-governmental organization based in Transnistria (official shortform name: Pri...
Aleksandar Malinov
Aleksandar Pavlov Malinov (Bulgarian: Александър Павлов Малинов) (3 May 1867 – 20 March 1938) was a leading Bulgarian politician who served as Prime Minister on three occasions. He was born ...
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Anatol E. Baconsky
Anatol E. Baconsky (June 16, 1925 – March 4, 1977), also known as A. E. Bakonsky, Baconschi or Baconski, was a Romanian modernist poet, essayist, translator, novelist, publisher, literary and art crit...
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Ben Gold
Benjamin Gold (1898–1985) was an American labor leader who used his Communist party base to control the International Fur Workers Union. He was president of the International Fur and Leather Workers ...
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Vasile Tarlev
Vasile Petru Tarlev (Bulgarian: Васил Петров Тарлев; Russian: Василий Павлович Тарлев) (born October 6, 1963) is a Moldovan politician.
He studied engineering and became a member of assort...
Tamara Tchinarova
Tamara Tchinarova Finch (also tr. Chinova; born Tamara Rekemchuk, 1919), is a retired ballet dancer of Armenian, Georgian and Ukrainian descent. During the 1940s Tchinarova contributed significantly t...
Sacha Moldovan
Sacha Moldovan (Russian: Соломон Вайнштейн Solomon Vaynshteyn; November 4, 1901 – 1982) was a Russian-born American expressionist and post-impressionist painter
Born to a Jewish family i...
Leonte Răutu
Leonte Răutu (until 1945 Lev Nikolayevich (Nicolaievici) Oigenstein; February 28, 1910 – 1993) was a Bessarabian-born Romanian communist activist and propagandist. He was chief ideologist of the ...
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Bessarabian Bulgarians
The Bessarabian Bulgarians (Bulgarian: бесарабски българи, besarabski bǎlgari, Romanian: bulgari basarabeni) are a Bulgarian minority group of the historical region of Bessarabia, inhabiting p...
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Victor Zâmbrea
Victor Zâmbrea (1924, Reni, Ismail county, Romania – 2000, Chişinău, Moldova) was a Bessarabian painter.
Victor Zâmbrea was born in 1924 in Reni, Ismail county, Bessarabia, Romania. In 1936, he fi...
Robert Frimtzis
Robert Frimtzis - Born 1930, Robert Frimtzis, the author of From Tajikistan to the Moon – a memoir, lived in Bălţi formerly Bessarabia, now Moldova.In June 1941, at the age of eleven his peaceful town...
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Lia van Leer
Lia van Leer (Hebrew: ליה ון ליר‎, née Greenberg; August 8, 1924 - March 13, 2015) was a pioneer in the field of art film programming and film archiving in Israel. She was the founder of the...
Grigore Singurel
Grigore Singurel (born Yefim Krimerman, 1923) is a Bessarabian journalist.
Grigore Singurel (Yefim Krimerman) was born in Bălţi, in 1923. He graduated from the Philological Faculty of Moldova Stat...
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Boris Dorfman
Boris (Boruch) Mendelevich Dorfman Russian: Борис (Борух) Менделевич Дорфман Yiddish: באָריס (ברוך) דאָרפמאַן; born 23 May 1923, in Cahul, Bessarabia) was a Jewish public figure, writer, schol...
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