Mircea Florian (musician)
A Germany-based Romanian musician who is now into experimental music - Mircea Florian - and a musical project involving gypsy musicians, a DJ and others - Sh...
Neculai Munteanu
Neculai Constantin Munteanu (n. 16 November 1941, Pufești, Vrancea County) is a Romanian anti-communist dissident. Through his shows on Radio Free Europe he became known for condemning Nicolae Ceauşes...
Sándor Kányádi
Sándor Kányádi (May 10, 1929) is an ethnic Hungarian poet and translator from the region of Transylvania, Romania. He is one of the most famous and beloved contemporary Hungarian poets. He is a major ...
Sándor Kányádi - Wikipedia
Vlad Georgescu
Vlad Georgescu (1937–1988), Romanian historian, was the director of the Romanian-language department of Radio Free Europe between 1983 and 1988.
Born in Bucharest, Georgescu studied history at the...
Herta Müller
Herta Müller (born 17 August 1953) is a German novelist, poet, essayist and recipient of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born in Nițchidorf, Timiș County in Romania, her native language is German....
Herta Müller - Wikipedia
Ion Ioanid
Ion Ioanid (28 March 1926 – 12 October 2003) was a Romanian dissident and writer. Ioanid was a political prisoner of the communists-led regime after the Second World War and spent 12 years in prison a...
Ion Ioanid - Wikipedia
Ștefan Augustin Doinaș
Ştefan Augustin Doinaş ([ʃteˈfan awɡusˈtin dojˈnaʃ]; pen name of Ştefan Popa) (April 26, 1922 in Cherechiu, Bihor County, Romania – May 25, 2002 in Bucharest, Romania) was a Romanian Neoclassica...
Ștefan Augustin Doinaș - Wikipedia
Nicole Valéry Grossu
Nicole Valéry Grossu (born Nicoleta Valeria Bruteanu, July 4, 1919, Turnu Măgurele, Romania - December 14, 1996, Paris, France) was a Romanian Christian writer, journalist and anti-communist activist....
Păstorel Teodoreanu
Păstorel Teodoreanu, or just Păstorel (born Alexandru Osvald (Al. O.) Teodoreanu; July 30, 1894 – March 17, 1964), was a Romanian humorist, poet and gastronome, the brother of novelist Ionel Teodorean...
Păstorel Teodoreanu - Wikipedia
Geo Bogza
Geo Bogza ([ˈd͡ʒe.o ˈboɡza]; born Gheorghe Bogza; February 6, 1908 – September 14, 1993) was a Romanian avant-garde theorist, poet, and journalist, known for his left-wing and communist political conv...
Geo Bogza - Wikipedia
Nichita Smochină
Nichita P. Smochină ([niˈkita smoˈkinə], Russian and Moldovan Cyrillic: Никита Смокинэ, Nikita Smokine; also known as M. Florin; March 14, 1894 – December 14, 1980) was a Transnistrian-born activist, ...
Christian Mititelu
Christian Gheorghe Mititelu (b. Bucharest, April 11, 1944) is a Romanian journalist. He was the director of Romanian department of the BBC.
He attended Polytechnic University of Bucharest between ...
Christian Mititelu - Wikipedia
Mircea Răceanu
Mircea Răceanu (born Mircea Bernat October 17, 1935) is a Romanian diplomat.
He was the son of two Transylvanian members of the underground Romanian Communist Party (PCR) in the 1930s: a Romanian ...
Octavian Paler
Octavian Paler ([oktaviˈan ˈpalər] or [ˈpaler]; July 2, 1926 – May 7, 2007) was a Romanian writer, journalist, politician in Communist Romania, and civil society activist in post-1989 Romania.
Oct...
Paul Georgescu
Paul Georgescu ([ˈpa.ul d͡ʒe̯orˈd͡ʒesku]; November 7, 1923 – October 15, 1989) was a Romanian literary critic, journalist, fiction writer and communist political figure. Remembered as both a main part...
Paul Georgescu - Wikipedia
Alexandru Paleologu
Alexandru Paleologu ([alekˈsandru pale.oˈloɡu]; March 14, 1919 – September 2, 2005) was a Romanian essayist, literary critic, diplomat and politician. He is the father of historian Theodor Paleologu.<...
Alexandru Paleologu - Wikipedia
Iordan Chimet
Iordan Chimet (November 18, 1924 – May 23, 2006) was a Romanian poet, children's writer and essayist, whose work was inspired by Surrealism and Onirism. He is also known as a memoirist, theater, art a...
Iordan Chimet - Wikipedia
Constantin Ticu Dumitrescu
Constantin-Grigore Dumitrescu, also known as Constantin Ticu Dumitrescu or Ticu Dumitrescu (27 May 1928 - 5 December 2008), Olari, Prahova, was a Romanian politician and president of the Association o...
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...
Petre Ţuţea - Wikipedia
Vasile Paraschiv
Vasile Paraschiv (April 3, 1928 – February 4, 2011) was a Romanian social and political activist.
Paraschiv was born in Ordoreanu village, Clinceni commune, Ilfov County. After 1940, he worked in ...
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...
Ion Diaconescu - Wikipedia
Zigu Ornea
Zigu Ornea ([ˈziɡu ˈorne̯a]; born Zigu Orenstein or Ornstein and commonly known as Z. Ornea; August 28, 1930 – November 14, 2001) was a Romanian cultural historian, literary critic, biographer and boo...
Zigu Ornea - Wikipedia