Famous People From Romania
Saint PatrickSaint Patrick
(Missionary)

0385 AD

Sebastian StanSebastian Stan
(Actor)

13 August 1982

Vlad the ImpalerVlad the Impaler
(Ruler of Wallachia)

1431 AD

Elie WieselElie Wiesel
(Writer)

30 September 1928

Kwame NkrumahKwame Nkrumah
(First President of Ghana)

21 September 1909

OvidOvid
(Poet)

20 March 0043

Klaus IohannisKlaus Iohannis
(President of Romania)

13 June 1959

Ion IliescuIon Iliescu
(Former President of Romania)

03 March 1930

BrassaiBrassaï
(Photographer)

09 September 1899

VladTeeVeeVladTeeVee
(YouTuber)

08 August 1999

Jean NegulescoJean Negulesco
(American-Romanian film director)

26 February 1900

Emil ConstantinescuEmil Constantinescu
(Former President of Romania)

19 November 1939

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Nicolae CeaușescuNicolae Ceaușescu
(Former President of Romania)

26 January 1918

George E. PaladeGeorge E. Palade
(Cell Biologist)

19 November 1912

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
(Sculptor)

19 February 1876

Traian BăsescuTraian Băsescu
(Former President of Romania)

04 November 1951

Edward G. RobinsonEdward G. Robinson
(Actor)

12 December 1893

Gheorghe HagiGheorghe Hagi
(Association football player, Association football manager)

05 February 1965

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Johnny WeissmullerJohnny Weissmuller
(Film actor, Swimmer, Actor, Water polo player, Television actor)

02 June 1904

Alaric IAlaric I
(King)

0370 AD

Cato the ElderCato the Elder
(Historian)

0234 BC

Mircea EliadeMircea Eliade
(Historian)

13 March 1907

Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
(Former Prime Minister of Romania)

02 June 1882

Gordian IIIGordian III
(Emperor)

20 January 0225

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Adrian MutuAdrian Mutu
(Association football player)

08 January 1979

Emil CioranEmil Cioran
(Philosopher, Writer, Diarist, Aphorist)

08 April 1911

Costel PantilimonCostel Pantilimon
(Association football player)

01 February 1987

Ferdinand I of RomaniaFerdinand I of Romania
(Politician)

24 August 1865

Carol I of RomaniaCarol I of Romania
(Politician)

20 April 1839

Mircea LucescuMircea Lucescu
(Association football player, Association football manager)

29 July 1945

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Corneliu Zelea CodreanuCorneliu Zelea Codreanu
(Politician, Essayist)

13 September 1899

Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
(poet, prosaist, essayist, librarian)

20 December 1849

Stephen III of MoldaviaStephen III of Moldavia
(Ruler)

1432 AD

Cristian ChivuCristian Chivu
(Association football player)

26 October 1980

CarinusCarinus
(Emperor)

0257 AD

Liviu DragneaLiviu Dragnea
(Engineer, Politician)

28 October 1962

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Michael the BraveMichael the Brave
(Prince)

1558 AD

George EnescuGeorge Enescu
(Romanian composer)

19 August 1881

Dan PetrescuDan Petrescu
(Association football player, Association football manager)

22 December 1967

Gheorghe Gheorghiu-DejGheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej
(Politician, Diplomat)

08 November 1901

Lucian ButeLucian Bute
(Boxer)

28 February 1980

Hermann OberthHermann Oberth
(Physicist, Engineer, Essayist, Screenwriter)

25 June 1894

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Sergiu CelibidacheSergiu Celibidache
(conductor, composer, university teacher)

28 June 1912

Gheorghe PopescuGheorghe Popescu
(Association football player)

09 October 1967

Miklós NyiszliMiklós Nyiszli
(Physician, Writer)

17 June 1901

Ancus MarciusAncus Marcius
(King)

0678 BC

Victor PontaVictor Ponta
(Politician)

20 September 1972

Alaric IIAlaric II
(King)

0450 AD

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Cosmin ContraCosmin Contra
(Association football player, Association football manager)

15 December 1975

Ion Mihai PacepaIon Mihai Pacepa
(Journalist)

28 October 1928

Saul SteinbergSaul Steinberg
(Comics artist, Painter, Illustrator)

15 June 1914

Andrei AlexandrescuAndrei Alexandrescu
(computer scientist, engineer)

1969 AD

Edward LuttwakEdward Luttwak
(Economist, Geopolitician, Historian, Writer)

04 November 1942

BurebistaBurebista
(King)

0082 BC

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Ion Luca CaragialeIon Luca Caragiale
(linguist, poet, writer, journalist, playwright)

01 February 1852

Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
(Philosopher, Rabbi)

13 January 1887

Nicolae IorgaNicolae Iorga
(politician, linguist, geopolitician, poet)

17 January 1871

PostumusPostumus
(Military commander)

Horia SimaHoria Sima
(politician, journalist)

03 July 1903

Miodrag BelodediciMiodrag Belodedici
(Association football player)

20 May 1964

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Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
(Psychiatrist)

18 May 1889

George Emil PaladeGeorge Emil Palade
(Physician, Cell biologist, Scientist, Inventor, University teacher)

19 November 1912

János BolyaiJános Bolyai
(Mathematician)

15 December 1802

Artur PhlepsArtur Phleps

29 November 1881

Dorinel MunteanuDorinel Munteanu
(Association football player, Association football manager)

25 June 1968

Alexandru MaximAlexandru Maxim
(Romanian footballer)

08 July 1990

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Ciprian MaricaCiprian Marica
(Association football player)

02 October 1985

Reuven FeuersteinReuven Feuerstein
(Educationist, Educator)

21 August 1921

Bogdan StancuBogdan Stancu
(Association football player)

28 June 1987

Emil BocEmil Boc
(Former Prime Minister of Romania)

06 September 1966

CincinnatusCincinnatus
(Roman statesman)

0519 BC

Solomon SchechterSolomon Schechter
(Rabbi, University teacher)

07 December 1847

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Gabriel TorjeGabriel Torje
(Association football player)

22 November 1989

Benjamin FondaneBenjamin Fondane
(Linguist, Poet, Librarian, Film director, Translator, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer, Literary historian, Literary critic, Biographer)

14 November 1898

Tudor ArgheziTudor Arghezi
(poet, writer, journalist, children's writer)

21 May 1880

Daniel SpoerriDaniel Spoerri
(Painter, Choreographer, University teacher)

27 March 1930

Matthias Corvinus of HungaryMatthias Corvinus of Hungary
(King)

23 February 1443

Raul RusescuRaul Rusescu
(Association football player)

09 July 1988

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Gabriel OpreaGabriel Oprea
(Politician, Judge)

01 January 1961

Florin MergeaFlorin Mergea
(Tennis player)

26 January 1985

Junianus JustinusJunianus Justinus
(Historian)